Archive for August, 2012

Sage Knowledge Replaces Sage Reference Online

Capella Library has carried the Sage Reference Online database for a long time, but don’t despair if you don’t see it in the database lists anymore! Sage Reference was recently upgraded to Sage Knowledge, bringing many improvements with it. Here are some of the best features, as noted by Sage Publishing: Online access to 2,500+ [...]

Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities

Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities is a database designed to help researchers and academics match their manuscripts with the scholarly journals which are most likely to publish those manuscripts. Use Cabell’s Directories to: – Find the rate of acceptance of manuscripts – What kind of review process is used (i.e. editiorial board review, blind review, [...]

Seminal Authors and Their Works

Seminal authors in any given discipline are those people who contributed foundational theories and ideas to the research in that field. For instance, Jean Piaget is considered a seminal contributor to the understanding of cognitive development. There is no magical way to find out who the seminal authors are in your field of study, but [...]