ERIC (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts) > Description

The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. The ERIC database corresponds to two printed journals: Resources in Education (RIE) and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). Both journals provide access to some 14,000 documents and over 20,000 journal articles per year.

In addition, ERIC provides coverage of conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs. Major areas of coverage include:

(Source: Producer and Provider Web Sites)

Dates Covered: 1966-Current
Update Frequency: Monthly
Producer: U.S. Department of Education Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI) U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI), Educational Research Information Center (ERIC)
Provider: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Format: Web site
Access: Available from off campus to current ETSU students, faculty, and staff.