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Blackwell Reference Online
Search across twenty two reference sources from the Blackwell Language and Linguistics collection, or search individual titles like:
Encyclopedia of language and education - 2nd edition
Note: The UHM Library subscribes to many journals in both paper and electronic formats. Use a database or index to locate articles. To find a specific journal title in electronic format, search the library's list of electronic journals. Use Hawaii Voyager to find paper (and some electronic) formats for specific journal titles. If you do not find the journal you are looking for, please ask for further assistance at a reference desk.
Academic Search Premier
Multi-disciplinary full text database containing full text for nearly 4,650 serials, including more than 3,600 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 8,200 journals.
ERIC via Ebscohost or ERIC via Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is also given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics. Dates covered are from 1973 to the present.
MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography is a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. It is produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), an organization dedicated to the study and teaching of language and literature.
Search for scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.
JSTOR Arts and Sciences Collections
Provides full-text journal backfiles in various disciplines. The JSTOR project's primary goal is to build a reliable and comprehensive archive of important scholarly journal literature. Selected journals in the following subject areas are available: African-American Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance History, Literature, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Sociology and Statistics.
PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service)
PAIS International is an index to the world's public and social policy literature in the fields of business, economics, local and federal government, political science, international relations, finance, and other social sciences. It has references and in some cases abstracts of articles from over 3,660 journal titles, books, gray literature, internet material, conference proceedings, government and ngo documents and statistical publications. 1915-present.
PsycINFO provides citations and abstracts of international journal articles, chapters, books, technical reports and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines. Produced by the American Psychological Association it covers over 1,400 journals, representing professional and scientific literature from over 50 countries going back to 1872. Chapter and book coverage includes worldwide English language material published since 1987. Use the Find It button to link to fulltext journal articles.
Sociological Abstracts is an index with abstracts to the literature of sociology from 2,700 journals and other serials, books, dissertations, and conference papers published worldwide. Coverage is from 1963 and includes all facets of sociology and related disciplines including anthropology, criminology, education, law and penology, race relations, social psychology and urban studies. Use the Find It button to link to fulltext journal articles.
Web of Science
A multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the sciences (Science Citation Index Expanded) as well as both the Social Sciences Citation Index and the Arts & Humanities Citation Index. Approximately 70% of the records have author abstracts. Online coverage from 1980 to present.
Online books, many from publishers such as Multilingual Matters and John Benjamins.
Hawaii Voyager Library Catalog
Use the online catalog to find books, journals, dissertations, videos, more.
Dissertations and Theses
Dissertations & Theses (PQD&T) includes bibliographic citations for the doctoral and master's work of authors from more than 1,000 graduate schools and universities dating back to 1861. More than 750,000 dissertations and theses from 1997 on have been digitized and are available for PDF download.
New Books at UHM Library
Interface for identifying new books. Can be limited by keyword and date range.
Working Papers in SLS (UHM)
Previously ESL Working Papers, online coverage goes back to volume 19. Selected earlier papers are also available.
Cambridge preparation for the TOEFL test
PE1128 .G35 2002 Hamilton Main Reference (Exams)
Careers in English language teaching
PE1128.A2 C37 2001 Hamilton Main Reference (Career Guides)
Directory of teacher education programs in TESOL in the United States and Canada
PE1128.A2 T43 (2005-2007) Hamilton Main Reference (College Guides)
Encyclopedia of language and education - 2nd edition
P40.8 .E53 1997 Hamilton Main Reference (1st edition)
Firefly visual dictionary
PE1629 .C633 2002 Hamilton Main Reference
Handbook of research in second language teaching and learning
P118.2 .H359 2005 Hamilton Main Reference
Handbook of second language acquisition
P118.2 .H363 2003 Hamilton Main Reference
How to prepare for the TOEFL essay : test of English as a foreign language
PE1128 .L6438 2004 Hamilton Main Reference (Exams)
Language and communication: a cross-cultural encyclopedia
P29 .F47 1998 Hamilton Main Reference
Maximizing study abroad : a language instructors’ guide to strategies for language and culture learning and use
P118.2 .M38 2005 Hamilton Foiio
Peterson’s guide to English language programs : worldwide English training for adult learners & international students
PE1068 .U5 P48 1999 Hamilton Main Reference
Routledge encyclopedia of language teaching and learning
P51 .R66 2000 Hamilton Main Reference
Center for Applied Linguistics
"Selected Periodicals" include those listed in Katz, Bill Magazines for Libraries, 2004, PN4832.K2 CVR, that are currently owned by Hamilton Library. Search the library catalog for complete holdings information.
Annual review of applied linguistics
: language and cognition
Foreign language annals
The Georgetown journal of languages
Issues and developments in English
and applied linguistics: IDEAL
Issues in applied linguistics: IAL
of English linguistics
of pidgin and creole languages
PM7831 .J68 (Hamilton Special-Creole | 5th Floor)
Language research in progress
variation and change
Review of applied linguistics
Second Language Studies draws on the literature from the disciplines of the humanities and social sciences and the geographic area collections. There is heavy overlap with the literature of education and linguistics. Materials can be found in the General Collections, as well as the Hawaiian-Pacific, Asia, Wong Audio Visual Center, and Government Documents collections.
Last updated on January 19, 2010