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Click on this link for a full list of all the: guides, databases, ebooks, online magazine, journals and resources the Kerferd Library maintains to support geography teachers. You can bookmark this link and, as with any other link on the library portal, add it to your mConnect class page.
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Geography Teachers | Kerferd Library eBooks, magazines, reports and journals
Many of the library resources for geography teachers are found on EBSCOhost and JSTOR. The following search box allows you to search only on eBooks relating to history and studying geography. The following JSTOR link directs you to all the journals and eBooks relating to both geography and sustainability on this platform. If promoted use you mConnect ID to log into these these services.
Hint: When searching EBSCO for ebooks on geography and earth sciences use the full word. You can use boolean operators (AND, NOT, OR) as well as * as a WildCard, for example, environment* to search on environment, environments, environmental and environmentalists.
JSTOR is one of the main eBook and online journal databases the Kerferd library makes available for teachers and VCE students. Follow this link to browse the broad range of subjects covered by JSTOR. If prompted, use you mConnect login to view and download the content.
JSTOR Sustainability contains everything JSTOR has to offer in the field of Sustainability – a wide range of journals, e-books and research reports on environmental stresses and their impact on society. Research spans the Biological Sciences, Business & Economics, Ecology, Environmental Sciences, Law, Public Health, Urban Studies, and many other disciplines.
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Frontiers is a leading Open Access Publisher and Open Science Platform. Their journals are led and peer-reviewed by editorial boards of over 100,000 top researchers. Covering more than 600 academic disciplines, they are one of the largest and highest-cited publishers in the world. To date, their freely accessible research articles have received over 500 million views and downloads and 1 million citations.