Education & Theses/Dissertations

Britannica Academic 
Search high-quality, comprehensive information from Encyclopædia Britannica and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals and other tools including World Atlas, Compare Countries, and World Data Analyst.

Oxford English Dictionary 
Find the history of individual words, and of the language – traced through 3 million quotations, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.
Search a variety of publications and content type simultaneously or individually: journals, magazines, newspapers, ebooks, biographies, reports, primary sources, dissertations, government documents…
Oxford Reference
Search subject references and overviews, timelines, quotations and English and bilingual dictionaries.
Explora Educator’s Edition 
Search and browse teacher resources including lessons plans, curriculum standards and other professional development resources.
Search a variety of publications simultaneously or individually: journals, magazines, newspapers, ebooks, conference papers, reports, dissertations, business cases, global trade news, vocational resources.
Films on Demand
Stream thousands of high-quality educational videos in dozens of subject areas. Users can bookmark videos and create and share playlists.
Research Guides 
Browse specially curated subject guides created by UPIKE librarians to help you with your research; also includes citation distance learning resources and library information.
Gale Virtual Reference Library 
Search encyclopedias, almanacs and specialized reference sources.
Search journal articles, book chapters and supplementary data. Also contains open access material. HINT: select subscribed publications and open access articles to view available sources.
Search historical and current academic journals, books and primary sources. 

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