Mathematics, Science and Health, and Physical Education


The National Library of Agriculture's Article Citation Database.

BioMed Central
Provides access to peer-reviewed biomedical research, covering a wide range of topics.

BRIN Biomedical Journal
Electronic resources for Biomedical Research: includes journals, databases and bioinformatics software.

GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE serves as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet. The database contains nearly 300,000 records, full text for selected titles and searchable cited references for more than 200 titles as well.

Provides full text for nearly 12,000 total publications, with indexing and abstracting for more than 16,000 publications. Coverage spans every area of academic study, offering information as far back as the 1800s. Contains more than 84,000 biographies, 86,000 primary source documents, 10,000 company profiles and an image collection of more than 107,000 photos, maps and flags. MegaFILE is comprised of EBSCO's Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier and Regional Business News databases.

From the US Environmental Protection Agency, the ECOTOX (ECOTOXicology) database provides single chemical toxicity information for aquatic and terrestrial life. ECOTOX is a useful tool for examining impacts of chemicals on the environment.

Education Index Full Text
Comprehensive coverage of a broad range of education topics and educational specialties, featuring in-depth abstracts as well as full-text articles, links to cited websites and images. Search by keyword, subject, personal names, title words, publication, year, type of article, or any combination.

Search current and past articles of EDUCAUSE Quarterly (EQ) and EDUCAUSE Review, as well as contributions from EDUCAUSE committees and community members. Topics covered include new and popular issues such as cybersecurity, information systems and services, information technology management, networking and emerging technologies, policy and law, and teaching and learning. EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association that promotes the use of information technology to advance higher education.

eLibrary: Standard Interface
Offers full-text and multimedia content to support student research with a larger selection of full-text magazines, newspapers, books, transcripts, maps and pictures.

Endocrine Regulators (through DOAJ)
Endocrine Regulations is an international journal on experimental and clinical endocrinology and diabetes.

Government Periodials Index (Lexis-Nexis)
Provides access to articles in U.S. government periodicals.
HighWire Press
HighWire Press is a free full-text science journal database with the online publication of 957,778 free full-text articles and 2,719,868 total articles.

InfoTrac Student Edition
A database (formerly SuperTOM) designed for high school students (grades 9-12), with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on a variety of topics.

JSTOR Life Sciences Collection
The Life Sciences Collection is JSTOR's largest collection, with over 5.5 million pages available today and scheduled to grow to more than seven million. At its completion, it will comprise a minimum of 160 titles spanning disciplines in the biological, health, and general sciences.

Northern Prairie Publications Database
Selected publications of the Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center are accessible through this database.
Recommended Web Sites

The American Association for Health Education
The American Association for Health Education serves health educators and other professionals who promote the health of all people. AAHE encourages, supports, and assists health professionals concerned with health promotion through education and other systematic strategies.

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
The American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) is the largest organization of professionals supporting and assisting those involved in physical education, leisure, fitness, dance, health promotion, and education and all specialties related to achieving a healthy lifestyle.

American Association for Physical Activity and (AAPAR)
AAPAR is a powerful association serving more than 8000 professors, teachers, trainers, and community leaders who promote meaningful physical activity and recreation across the lifespan.

American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
AAPT was established in 1930 with the fundamental goal of ensuring the "dissemination of knowledge of physics, particularly by way of teaching."

North Dakota Section of AAPT: Dakota

American Center for Physics
The American Center for Physics brings together in one building, American Institute of Physics, American Physical Society, American Association of Physics Teachers, and American Association of Physicists in Medicine. The American Center for Physics is a building providing a permanent home for physics near the Nation's Capital. But it is more than that. The American Center for Physics also is a unifying force for the field of physics and the many programs of physics societies.

American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Dedicated to the advancement of physics, AIP serves a federation of physical science societies, and provides leadership through its own programs and publications.

American Mathematical Society
Founded in 1888 to further mathematical research and scholarship, the American Mathematical Society fulfills its mission through programs and services that promote mathematical research and its uses, strengthen mathematical education, and foster awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and to everyday life.

American Physical Society
"In the firm belief that an understanding of the nature of the physical universe will be of benefit to all humanity, the Society shall have as its objective the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics."

National Association for Girls and Women in Sport (NAGWS)
The National Association for Girls and Women in Sport -- the leading organization for equity issues in sports -- champions equal funding, quality, and respect for girls' and women's sports.

National Association of Research in Science Teaching (NARST)
National Association of Research in Science Teaching (NARST) is a worldwide organization of professionals committed to the improvement of science teaching and learning through research. Since its inception in 1928, NARST has promoted research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy.

National Council of the Teachers of Mathematics
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a public voice of mathematics education, providing vision, leadership and professional development to support teachers in ensuring equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.

Free eJournals

Abstract and Applied Analysis
ISSN: 10853375
EISSN: 16870409
Subject: Mathematics
Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics
Start year: 1996

Advances in physiology education
ISSN: 10434046
EISSN: 15221229
Subject: Education --- Physiology
Publisher: American Physiological Society
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: physiology, physiology education, education research
Start year: 1989

African Journal of Environmental Assessment and Management
ISSN: 14387890
Subject: Environmental Sciences
Publisher: AJEAM/RAGÉE
Country: Ghana
Language: English, French
Keywords: environmental science, Africa
Start year: 2003

American Journal of Environmental Sciences
ISSN: 1553345X
Subject: Environmental Sciences
Publisher: Science Publications
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: environmental sciences
Start year: 2005

Annals of mathematics
ISSN: 0003486X
Subject: Mathematics
Publisher: Annals of Mathematics
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics
Start year: 1998

Asia-Pacific Forum on Science Learning and Teaching
ISSN: 16094913
Subject: Education
Publisher: Hong Kong Institute of Education
Country: Hong Kong
Language: English, Chinese
Keywords: science education, teaching, learning
Start year: 2000

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
ISSN: 16807316
EISSN: 16807324
Subject: Meteorology and Climatology --- Chemistry (General) --- Environmental Sciences --- Physics (General) --- Earth Sciences --- Geology
Publisher: Copernicus Publications
Country: Germany
Language: English
Keywords: gases, aerosols, clouds and precipitation, isotopes, radiation, dynamics, biosphere interactions, hydrosphere interactions
Start year: 2001

Bioscience Education Electronic Journal
ISSN: 14797860
Subject: Education
Publisher: Centre for Bioscience, The Higher Education Academy
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Keywords: bioscience, education
Start year: 2003

BMC Medical Education
ISSN: 14726920
Subject: Education --- Medicine (General)
Publisher: BioMed Central
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Keywords: medical education, education, medicine
Start year: 2001

Bulletin of Applied Computing and Information Technology
ISSN: 11764120
Subject: Computer Science --- Education
Publisher: National Advisory Committee on Computing Qualifications
Country: New Zealand
Language: English
Keywords: emerging research, applied computing, information technology, new researchers, postgraduate student research
Start year: 2003

Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society
ISSN: 02532964
EISSN: 12295949
Subject: Chemistry (General)
Publisher: The Korean Chemical Society
Country: Korea
Language: English
Keywords: chemistry
Start year: 1980

CBE-Life Sciences Education
ISSN: 19317913
Subject: Biology --- Education
Publisher: American Society for Cell Biology
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: education, cell biology, biology
Start year: 2002

CCAHTE: Canadian Creative Arts in Health, Training and Education
ISSN: 19119755
Subject: Medicine (General) --- Performing Arts --- Education --- Arts in general
Publisher: Cheryl McLean
Country: Canada
Language: English
Keywords: interdisciplinary creative arts research, health, training, education
Start year: 2006

Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education
ISSN: 15285804
Subject: Education --- Technology (General)
Publisher: Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: technology, science education, mathematics education, English education, social studies education
Start year: 2000

Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation
ISSN: 15666379
Subject: Business and Management --- Computer Science
Publisher: Academic Conferences Limited
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Keywords: e-commerce evaluation, e-business evaluation, intranets, knowledge management, evaluation methodology
Start year: 1997

Electronic Journal of Literacy through Science
ISSN: 19346670
Subject: Education
Publisher: San Jose State University, College of Education
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: literacy, science, bilingualism , language development
Start year: 2002

Eurasia Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education
ISSN: 13058223
Subject: Technology (General) --- Science (General) --- Education
Publisher: Moment Publications
Country: Turkey
Language: English
Keywords: pedagogy, didactics, teaching, learning, mathematics, science, technology
Start year: 2005

Information Sciences for Decision Making
ISSN: 1265499X
Subject: Media and communication --- Computer Science
Publisher: University of South Toulon - Var
Country: France
Language: French, English
Keywords: information sciences, competitive intelligence
Start year: 1997

The International Electronic Journal of Health Education
ISSN: 15291944
Subject: Education --- Medicine (General)
Publisher: American Association for Health Education
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: health education, health promotion, behavior
Start year: 1998

International Electronic Journal of Mathematics Education
ISSN: 13063030
Subject: Education --- Mathematics
Publisher: Gokkusagi Ltd.
Country: Turkey
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics teaching, mathematics learning
Start year: 2006

International Journal for Mathematics Teaching and Learning
ISSN: 14730111
Subject: Education --- Mathematics
Publisher: Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics teaching, mathematics learning
Start year: 2000

International Journal of Algebra
ISSN: 13128868
Subject: Mathematics
Publisher: Hikari Ltd
Country: Bulgaria
Language: English, French
Keywords: pure mathematics
Start year: 2007

Journal of the Association for History and Computing
ISSN: 19375905
Subject: History --- Computer Science --- Library and Information Science
Publisher: American Association for History and Computing
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: history, information science
Start year: 1998

Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sports and Tourism Education
ISSN: 14738376
Subject: Education
Publisher: Learning and Teaching Support Network
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Keywords: education, leisure, tourism
Start year: 2002

Journal of Mathematics and Statistics
ISSN: 15493644
Subject: Mathematics
Publisher: Science Publications
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics, statistics
Start year: 2005

Journal of Physics Teacher Education Online
ISSN: 15593053
Subject: Education
Publisher: Illinois State University
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: teacher education preparation, physics instruction
Start year: 2002

The Mathematics Educator
ISSN: 10629017
Subject: Mathematics --- Education
Publisher: The Mathematics Education Student Association (MESA), University of Georgia
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: mathematics, education
Start year: 1990

Physical Review Special Topics : Physics Education Research
ISSN: 15549178
Subject: Education
Publisher: American Physical Society
Country: United States
Language: English
Keywords: physics, learning physics, teaching
Start year: 2005

Reference Books

Located in the Reference Room of Allen Memorial Library unless otherwise noted
To locate, use the call numbers provided in bold.
Educators guide to free internet resources :elementary/middle school edition
edited by Kathleen Suttles Nehmer
R 001.64 Ed83i


An introduction to English syntax
Jim Miller. 2002.

Credo Reference

CredoReference: Atlas of the Universe

CredoReference: Cambridge Dictionary of Human Biology and Evolution

CredoReference: Collins Dictionary of Biology

CredoReference: Guide to Gems

CredoReference: Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations

CredoReference: McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology

CredoReference: Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Professionals

CredoReference: The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics