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This is a listing of databases of particular relevance for research and study in the Department of Counseling and Clinical Psychology; the databases correlate with the programs and disciplines within the department. Many of these databases cover the periodical literature in their respective fields, but some also provide citatio...
This is a listing of databases of particular relevance for research and study in the Department of International and Transcultural Studies; the databases correlate with the programs and disciplines within the department. Many of these databases cover the periodical literature in their respective fields, but some also provide citations and abstracts for books, book c...
This virtual handout is intended as an overview of of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in the Department of Mathematics, Science, and Technology (MST) at Teachers College, with an emphasis on materials of use to those in Professor Felicia Moore Mensah's course MSTC 5001, Qualitative Research Methods in Science Education. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting research in the topical areas the courses in the department's programs
This is a listing of databases of particular relevance for research and study in the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences; the databases correlate with the programs and disciplines within the department. Many of these databases cover the periodical literature in their respective fields, but some also provide citations and ...
This virtual handout is intended as an overview of of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in the Health and Behavior Studies  at Teachers College.  The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting research in the topical areas the courses in the department's programs encompass. ...
This virtual research guide is intended to provide an overview of key library resources and services of use to students in the Department of Arts and Humanities; the databases correlate with the programs and disciplines within the department.  The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting resea...
If you’re interested in seeing an overview of electronic and print resources available to you as a TC student, as well as a survey of approaches to doing library research, you might want to take a look at an online course titled Library Resources and Services that’s accessible through the Blackboard course platform.  (Entry to Blackboard is through the Bb icon about midway down the library’s website, and you call also get to it at http://online.tc.columbia.edu/.) The course is divided into sections that focus on the proc...
On Friday, June 4th, I attended the annual meeting of the New England Library Instruction Group (NELIG), titled "Meeting Digital Natives Where They Are:  New Standards for the New Student."  I found the day-long program extremely stimulating and thought-provoking:  the stated intention was to explore "ways that librarians are rethinking information literacy instruction in light of today's student expectations, behaviors, and emerging technologies," and I felt that the presentations delivered the goods in a number of interesting ways.
The library subscribes to a rather hidden resource we think students, faculty, and researchers would love and use extensively  if they knew about it, so we’re encouraging you to check it out and explore the great material it offers. This is the Kraus Curriculum Development Library Online (KCDL); it’s an online collection of curriculum guides, and it provides access to full-text sources when available. The guides were ...
The process of identifying the most appropriate database for your research, or the full range of  relevant databases, can seem a daunting task:  there are so many electronic resources available to Teachers College community members, and the numbers keep growing.  We've done some preliminary work on helping students and researchers make sense of what's available through the Databases By Genre/By Department page on our website, at http://library.tc.columbia.edu/db_topic.php. These selected lists of resources categorize...