Graduate Resources

Resources for Graduate Students

Any student working on a Master’s degree needs to be proficient in research. Using the library’s databases will assist you in your coursework towards your degree.  Below are recommended resources for each graduate degree offered at Reinhardt University.

Getting started:

Databases provide scholarly articles published in professional and trade journals across all disciplines.  The research and information in these articles will give you an edge in your research.  It is recommended to use these before books when researching, as they are published more frequently and quickly than traditional books.  As a Reinhardt student, you have access to over 150 databases.

 and  offer interdisciplinary search of multiple databases in one search. These are excellent places to begin research.

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Other sources for research:

Library books and e-books: With over 70,000 books in the library and 125,000 e-books available online, the library offers additional materials to supplement research.

Use the library’s  to search for books and to read e-books online.

Interlibrary loan: If there is a book, article, or media item you need but our library does not provide, we may be able to borrow it from another library through interlibrary loan.  Please read more about Interlibrary loans and fill out a request form to acquire such material.

If you would like to work with a librarian, please contact us!

天天色综合,天天干影视To view the recommended databases for your program, please see below:

Recommended databases by degree:

School of Arts and Humanities: Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

A comprehensive database of poetry holding more than 200,000 poem citations and more than 50,000 full-text poems as well as commentaries, author biographies, and an extensive glossary.

Literary criticism, author biographies, full-text articles, poems, and short stories.

Full-text library of over 330,000 works of British and American poetry, drama and prose including biographical sketches of major writers, selected author bibliographies, and critical and reference works.

Index to books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.

Online readers' advisory tool that helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested.

A yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production publishing the best international scholarship in English.

Website providing a structured and briefly annotated guide to online resources that at once respects the established humanities disciplines in their professional organization and points toward the transformation of those disciplines as they interact with the sciences and social sciences and with new digital media.

School of Business: Master of Business Administration

Articles on all aspects of business and management.
Brings together global scholarly journals and other key resources, providing access to reliable information in this continuously evolving area of study.
Provides company, industry, and geopolitical macroeconomic market research.

In addition to full text journal articles, provides company profiles, country reports, industry profiles, market research reports, and SWOT analysis.

Articles on all aspect of business, trade, finance, and management.

News source for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and others involved in philanthropic enterprises.

Most comprehensive business travel, telecommunications and business culture reference available in the world.

Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism.

A highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that offers access to private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.

Website of standard codes used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.

Information on more than 14 million U.S. and 5 million international businesses.

Comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications.
Business and Economics subject collection.

Comprehensive directory of products and services manufactured by over 183,000 companies in the U.S. and Canada. Published since 1905, this directory is available free on the Web.

School of Education: Master of Education (all programs)

Access to over 790 top educational publications, including more than 615 of the titles in full text.

This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full text education journals.

Educational Resources Information Center, database covers all aspects of education and educational research.

Link to the Department of Education.

Specialized collection of journal articles and pamphlets especially for professional educators.

Teaching ideas, lesson plans, essays for discussion on social issues. Site is divided into teaching activities for elementary, middle, and high school.

School of Math & Sciences: Master of Public Administration

Information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.

Noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage and analysis on issues in the news such as health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the economy.

Comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.

Database of Georgia laws now in force.

Public documents of departments or agencies within the state government.

World's largest archive of digital social science data.

Authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts, and trends of the legal world. Legal Collection offers full text for more than 250 law journals.

Covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.

Federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

Access to over 460 leading political science and international relations journals.

Definitive resource for those who need access to a variety of scientific journals. The database includes over 570 titles, with more than 340 available in full text.