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Research and Educational Web Indexes

Internet Public Library

The Internet Public Library is maintained by the University of Michigan School of Information. It is a web index that can be browsed or searched by keyword. It provides links to librarian-evaluated web sites that are accurate and information-rich.

INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections

"INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information." The site was created by the University of California.

National Science Digital Library

"The comprehensive source for science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. Funded by the National Science Foundation. NSDL is a digital library of exemplary resource collections and services, organized in support of science education at all levels. Starting with a partnership of NSDL-funded projects, NSDL is emerging as a center of innovation in digital libraries as applied to education, and a community center for groups focused on digital-library-enabled science education."

ERIC on EBSCOHost

"ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 980 educational and education-related journals.
PDC is designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of over 500 full text journals, including more than 300 peer-reviewed titles. ASE is a multi-disciplinary database that offers full text for nearly 1,850 scholarly journals, including more than 1,200 peer-reviewed titles."