How was childhood depicted in the literature of the 18th and 19th century, and how were perceptions of childhood different from those of today? Was children’s literature intended to entertain or instruct?
World's largest full-text research database designed for education students, professionals and policymakers.
Provides full text, indexing and abstracts for thousands of education journals, books and education-related conference papers. Coverage spans all levels of education and includes educational specialties such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
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Gale Literary Sources offers an integrated research experience by searching across Gale's premier literary databases, which have been licensed by Rowan University. These include is a Contemporary Literary Criticism Online, 19th Century Literary Criticism Online, 20th Century Literary Criticism Online, Shakespearean Criticism Online, Gale's Literary Resource Center and Gale's Lit Finder. Users will find the classic versions of the Gale resources by clicking the title Links in the E-Resource list. To search only ECCO and NCCO together (Eighteenth Century Collections Online and Nineteenth Century Collections Online, ie. to search only these two primary source databases simultaneously), use this new Gale platform link.
Archive of full-text scholarly journal articles in a broad range of academic disciplines.
Coverage includes the full text from volume 1, number 1 through the current date in some cases or, more often, up to a period of embargo from six months to five years depending on the arrangements with the title's vendor.
A literature reference database; includes access to content from Contemporary Authors Online, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, Dictionary of Literary Biography Online, and a variety of other online sources of literary criticism and biography. (Gale)
A collection of Sage journals focusing on the areas of Social Science & Humanities, Health Sciences, Life & Biomedical Sciences, and Materials Science & Engineering. All of the individual publications that support these areas are full text. Rowan Libraries subscribes to the Sage Premier 2013 package.