Guide for MAE Students
| Education Research Guide
Truman Masters Theses
Special services for MAE students who are not in
Daisy Rearick is the
Reference Librarian for Education. You may contact her to help
you with database searching, literature reviews, general overall
help in the library. Set up an information consultation.
This guide is prepared for students of education at Truman State
University. It lists the databases, Web sites, and other
resources of special interest education students and faculty.
All Master's theses written by students at
Truman State University (1997+) are available online through
Dissertations and Theses at ProQuest. You may search by author,
keyword, and faculty advisor. To immediately view the first 24
pages of a thesis, click on PREVIEW. To download an entire
thesis, click on PDF (Downloading takes several minutes so you may
supply your e-mail address to be notified when the process is
completed). NOTE: Access to full text is restricted to
use on the Truman network.
Borrowing Books and
Using Other Libraries |
Research Databases | Curriculum
f you are teaching away from
Kirksville, you may visit any
check out books using your Truman I.D. You may also order books through
MOBIUS (from Truman or elsewhere) at any time; you can request that the books be
sent to any MOBIUS library--wherever it is most convenient for you.
Items not available through our library or MOBIUS may be requested through the
Interlibrary Loan Office. Items will be FAXed or mailed to you.
Contact: Lori Allen at 660-785-4534, or e-mail
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If you are teaching away from Kirksville, the Library will
provide, at no charge, copies of articles that you need from periodicals in our
collection. These must be articles relating to your course work or
Contact: Susan Hamilton at 660-785-4043, or e-mail
Also, copies of ERIC documents published before 1993 will be sent to you as
needed, although there is a limit of about 50 pages on photocopying ERIC
documents. Documents published after 1993 are available online through the
official ERIC site which is free to the
Contact: Daisy Rearick at 660-785-4048, or e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org for more
You should use the databases on the
Guide. You can access our subscription-based databases when you are
off campus. Select the mode of access below and follow the
Virtual Private Network (VPN) - If you have a broadband high
Proxy Server - If you are using a commercial dial-up system
(e.g. Mark Twain or Nemr) and have a regular phone modem for
speeds up to 56kbps.
If you are unable to access a database you need, a
reference librarian will search the database and FAX or email the results to
you. You may select the items you need and send your requests back.
Contact Daisy Rearick at 660-785-4048 or
Curriculum Library books will be loaned to interns for 14
days, subject to recall if needed by another user. You may request the
books to be mailed if you are unable to get to Kirksville to check them out.
You may also renew them online through
your account in the
Note: If you don't return recalled books on time, the fine is $1.00 per
Contact: Sharon Hackney at 660-78-7366, or