Library Databases & Electronic Resources

Books and ILL Requests

Eliot D Pratt Library Eliot D. Pratt Library Online Catalog 130,000+ items including 33,000+ books and 97,000+ eBooks.  Requests through the catalog are disabled during residency, but requests can be made through the rest of the semester for everything except reference, archives, & physical copies of eBooks.

EBOOKS ON EBSCO LOGIN: You will be prompted for the following user ID and password after logging in with your Goddard username & password:

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How to Request Materials In the Catalog

eBrary Quick Start Guide Video

FirstSearch FirstSearch Home (*including) 12 research databases for requesting items that the Eliot D. Pratt Library doesn’t own.

How to Request Materials via Interlibrary Loan

WorldCat *WorldCat Use for book Interlibrary Loan requests & purchase suggestions of items we don’t own. 70 million items. (via FirstSearch)

How to Request Materials via Interlibrary Loan

ArticleFirst *ArticleFirst Use for article Interlibrary Loan requests & purchase suggestions of items we don’t own. 15,000 journals and periodicals. (via FirstSearch)

How to Request Materials via Interlibrary Loan

Medline *MEDLINE 9580 journals of medicine, dentistry and nursing collected by the National Library of Medicine. ILL icon to request. (via FirstSearch)

How to Request Materials via Interlibrary Loan

ProQuest PROQUEST Dissertation Express Items in ProQuest for purchase, but generally not available for us to get for free. You may try contacting the author or the issuing school directly with reasonable expectations.

Full-text Articles

Ejournal Portal E-Journal Portal find electronic journals by title or ISSN across 17 Goddard College subscriptions, including all EBSCO & Gale products,  eBrary,  JSTOR, Annual Review of Psychology, and more from one simple interface. The portal provides links directly any database(s) with appropriate  title matching your search.
EBSCOhost EBSCO Host Research Databases 4 cross-searchable research databases plus eBooks on EBSCO (see the eBooks section for those).

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Basic Searching Video Tutorial

User Guides

Text-To-Speech Option

Environment complete Environment Complete (EBSCO) offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
Psych Articles PsycARTICLES (EBSCO) A definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains more than 100,000 articles from 59 journals – 48 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to present.
Vermont Online Library Vermont Online Library (VOL) - 47 cross-searchable research collections and 12 additional stand-alone products. Many provide full-text
OneFile InfoTrac InfoTrac OneFile (VOL) Limit search to “articles with text” for full text. Millions of articles in thousands of journals.
Health and Wellness Resource Center Health and Wellness (VOL) Limit search to “full text articles” for full text

JStor

JSTOR “Journal storage,” backfiles of 117 core academic journals in Arts and Sciences, social sciences and humanities
Annual Review of Psychology Annual Review of Psychology 1996-current issue, full text online.
Chronicle of Higher Education Chronicle of Higher Education When prompted,

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ERIC ERIC Education Resources Information Center – Full text documents from 1993 on and journal citations from the 1980s forward.

Digital Final Products

Digital Final Products Digital Final Products This digital collection brings together theses and BA final products as submitted by our recent graduates. It provides access to scholarly work accomplished by Goddard’s graduate and undergraduate students. Researchers may browse or search students’ contributions from a single point.

eBooks

ebrary ebrary Over 56,000 eBooks in a variety of disciplines. Available here and searchable in the Eliot D. Pratt Online Catalog. Checkout & download to PC & Adobe compatible devices. View on mobile devices with the ebrary app.

eBrary Quick Start Guide Video

HOW TO DOWNLOAD EBOOKS

eBooks on EBSCOhost Over 3,800 eBooks in a variety of disciplines. Available here and searchable in the Eliot D. Pratt Online Catalog. Checkout & download to PC & Adobe compatible devices. View on mobile devices with the EBSCOhost app.

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HOW TO DOWNLOAD EBOOKS

Project Gutenberg Project Gutenberg Over 42,000 free  public domain eBooks (and some audiobooks). Download to your PC, Kindle, Nook, iPad, iPhone, Android or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats.

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