These are some of the most relevant databases for your subject. They make a good starting point in searching for journal articles, theses and references.
- Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary database. Includes scholarly journals, newspapers and popular magazines. Full text articles from journals we subscribe to.
- Arts & Humanities Citation Index
Part of the Web of Science Core Collection. Indexes books and journal articles in the Arts & Humanities. Select holdings to link to our catalogue records.
- British Education Index (BEI)
British and selected European English-language periodicals in the field of education and training. Coverage ranges from early years education to the education of older adults, as well as training and management literature.
- Cambridge Journals Digital Archive
Search all journals published by Cambridge University Press. Full text articles from journals we subscribe to.
- Communication and Mass Media Complete
Includes several language and linguistics journals in full text, such as Language Teaching Research.
- Credo Reference Academic Core Premium Collection
An online reference library. Search a range of language and specialist dictionaries, thesauri and encyclopaedias - on any topic.
- Education Research Complete (ERC)
Covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialisms, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Contains journals, books, conference papers and books.
- Ethos. The British Library’s Electronic Theses Online Service
Search for theses submitted in the UK. Search by topic, institution or author. Create an account and download digitised theses.
Iris is a searchable repository of materials for researching second languages. Includes access to interview and observation schedules, questionnaires, language elicitation tasks, working memory, which can be adapted for reuse.
A full-text digital archive of scholarly journals in the arts and science. For recent articles.
Check catalogue to see alternative sources.
- Oxford Journals Archive
Search all journals published by Oxford University Press. Full text access to journals we subscribe to.
- Science Direct
Search across journals published by Elsevier. Advanced search enables searching within: Arts and Humanities; Social Sciences or Psychology. Press the control key on the keyboard to select more than one subject area. Contains the journal Teaching and Teacher Education: An International Journal of Research and Studies.
- Taylor and Francis Online Journals
Search all journals published by Taylor & Francis. Full text access to journals we subscribe to.
- Wiley Online Library
Inter-disciplinary database. Content includes articles from TESOL Quarterly, TESOL Journal, Language Teaching Research, as well as other relevant journals.
The British Library's Electronic Table of Contents indexes journal articles and conference proceedings held at the British Library. Covers all subjects.