Most Library online resources can be accessed from off campus by current UD faculty, staff, and students. When using links on these pages, you may be prompted for your UDelNetID and password. Please report any issues you encounter while accessing Library databases, e-journals, or e-books.
Article DELivery Service
Use to request copies of articles and book chapters from materials available in University of Delaware Library print and microform collections. Interlibrary Loan (ILL) staff will copy articles or book chapters and deliver them electronically to users’ ILL accounts.
Videatives is a streaming service of short video clips demonstrating scenarios in child development and education. Browse videos by subjects or by child’s age. Includes a “practice video” series which provides the viewer with a set of questions to help one analyze the significance of the clip, rather than providing a pre-set analysis.
Databases for Human Development and Family Sciences Scholars
This database covers literature related to health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations, and education. It provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional.
ERIC is the premier U.S. national bibliographic database of education literature, covering published journal articles as well as non-periodical, document literature (such as master's theses and ERIC digests). ERIC documents published prior to 1966 are available on microfiche in the Microforms area on the lower level of the Library.
This database indexes the literature of physical education including peer-reviewed journals, reports, conference proceedings, trade magazines and articles from the popular press. This is an excellent database for topics such as motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, coaching and sport psychology.
This database indexes articles in psychology journals, chapters in books, dissertations and other psychology resources. This database is an excellent choice for topics relating to counseling, special education, student motivation etc.
This database contains a collection of textbooks, journals, DSM-5 and key resources in diagnosis, treatment, and research. The DSM Library contains past editions of the DSM as well as clinical cases and Handbook of Differential Diagnosis.
Covers U.S. Government, Politics & Law. Provides comprehensive coverage of U.S. statutory materials, U.S. Congressional publications, and more than 2,400 scholarly journals. Also has subject specialized databases, such as, Gun Regulation and Legislation in America.
Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) includes citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health disturbances resulting from traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations.
Google Scholar is a powerful tool for searching through education scholarship as well as policy briefs, and articles from professional associations and trade publications. While it is powerful, we recommend that you use this tool in conjunction with the other subject-specific databases for the best results.