Tag Archives: British Education Index (BEI)

Service Interruptions #2

Please note the following service interruptions scheduled for this weekend – ProQuest (BEI, ERIC, ASSIA etc) – Sunday, 25th March at 03:00 until Sunday, 25th March at 15:00 (postponed from last weekend). UK Data Archive (Census.ac.uk Portal, CDU, CIDER, SARs etc) … Continue reading

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Service Interruptions

Please note the following service interruptions scheduled for this weekend – ProQuest (BEI, ERIC, ASSIA etc) – Sunday, 18th March at 02:00 until Sunday, 18th March at 14:00. SciVerse  (ScienceDirect eJournals) – Saturday, 17th March at 12:30 until Sunday, 18th March at 01:30. Apologies … Continue reading

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The BEI and turbulent times

I have to stop myself from becoming too evangelical about the British Education Index, but as a librarian and a recent MA student, the BEI is one of the education resources I could not do without (the IOE library catalogue … Continue reading

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Database news

The recent upgrade to the new ProQuest platform has resulted in the following enhancements – Lingering problems with the ERIC thesaurus have now been resolved. A new ‘Education Level’ limit can now be applied within advanced search in ERIC. Direct links … Continue reading

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Databases unavailable on Sunday 6th November

Proquest, who host a number of our online databases will be carrying out infrastructure maintenance this weekend so some of our databases, including British Education Index (BEI) and IBSS, will not be available from 2.00 am to 2.00 pm on Sunday … Continue reading

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New guides

If you’re new to the IOE and haven’t yet browsed around our library website you may have missed our Guides page. We have guides to all kinds of resources and help with using them and in particular we suggest you have … Continue reading

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A new look for British Education Index

British Education Index, ERIC and Australian Education Index are now available to IOE students and staff on the new ProQuest Professional Platform. Access to over 20 other leading datasets including Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA), International Bibliography of … Continue reading

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