Education Resources

Below are resources that are available for research in education. Some resources may only be available at Sitting Bull College or with a password. Contact a librarian at 701-854-8008 or send an email to mark.holman@sittingbull.edu if you need assistance.

Research Databases              

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Cover art from SRC Bulletin (Standing Rock Archive)

All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password if applicable.

Contemporary Authors Literary Database
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=CA
Contemporary Authors Online offers your students and patrons continuous access to current biographical and bibliographical data on more than 120,000 modern authors, while eliminating your need for product storage.

Dictionary and Professional Collection
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=SP00
Professional Collection is a custom selection of more than 300 full-text journals for educators that is updated daily and provides 24 hour access from school or home.

EBSCO Academic Search Premier
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EBSCOAPH
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,700 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975.

Ebsco ERIC Database
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EBSCOERIC
The Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) database consists of the Resources in Education (RIE) file of document citations and the Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE) file of journal article citations from over 980 professional journals in the field of education. ERIC is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC includes full-text of the available ERIC documents from 1993-present. ERIC also includes full-text for over 400 of the journal articles.

EBSCO Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EBSCOLXH
This world-class bibliographic database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Delivered via the EBSCOhost platform, LISTA indexes nearly 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960’s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.

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Standing Rock men enlisting in the U.S. Navy around 1941 (Wikimedia Commons via National Archives)

Encyclopedia Britannica Academic Edition
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=BRIC
The award-winning Britannica Online delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information.

ERIC, Education Resources Information Center
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

Gale Educator’s Reference Complete
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=PROF
This comprehensive database covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college and includes virtually every educational specialty,such as bilingual studies, health,technology and testing. The database also includes resources on issues related to administration, funding and policy in education.

Gale Expanded Academic ASAP
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EAIM
From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers – many with full text and images!

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Three Standing Rock children on a horse 1942 (Wikimedia Commons via National Archives)

Journal of American Indian Education
http://jaie.asu.edu/search.html
Search for Journal articles from 1961 to present. Full-text access available online from 1961 to 2002.

Learning Express Library/GED
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=LEX
Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want-at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You will find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that is right for you.

Learning Express Library/Praxis
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=LEX
Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want-at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You will find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that is right for you.

National Center for Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/

Useful Websites

American Indian Education Links
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/IndianLinks.html

Annenberg Professional Development Resources
http://www.learner.org/

Oceti Sakowin: Essential Understandings and Standards from South Dakota Department of Education