Australasian Education Directory (AED), produced by the Australian Council of Education Research (ACER), is a concise accurate guide to educational institutions and related organisations, listing over 700 organisations. AED covers organisations in Australia and New Zealand and includes a Subject Index for Associations. Entries include full addresses, telephone and facsimile numbers, email addresses, homepage addresses, regional information where applicable, names and position titles of key personnel.
AAPT is a strong professional physics science society dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in physical science education. The teacher resources include two peer reviewed journals, digital collections of high-quality educational materials in physics and astronomy, and a Physical Sciences Resource Center.
The Education Research Theses database contains details of over 15,500 theses accepted at Australian universities and colleges in the field of education from 1919 to date. Nearly 2,500 of these are available online. It also includes some overseas theses on Australian education topics. The database is mantained by the Cunningham Library, Australian Council for Educational Research.
Education Research Complete is an online resource for education research covering all levels of education from early childhood to higher education and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals, as well as full text for more than 1,200 journals, and includes full text for nearly 500 books and monographs.
The National Council of Teachers of English is devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. The NCTE publishes journals in the areas of Elementary through to College teaching of English.
The Observatory offers a unique service: an environmental scanning facility on higher education issues. The term 'borderless education' encompasses a broad range of activities and developments which cross (or have the potential to cross) the traditional borders of higher education, be they geographical, sectoral or conceptual. So, for example, the Observatory will track developments in areas such as e-learning, growth in private and corporate education, developing markets and international collaboration.
VOCEDplus is a free research database for tertiary education, especially as it relates to workforce needs, skills development, and social inclusion. It encompasses vocational education and training (VET), higher education, adult and community education, informal learning, and VET in Schools. It is international in scope and contains over 80,000 English language records, many with links to full text documents.
WHED is a service provided by the International Association of Universities (IAU) where you can find comprehensive information on higher education systems and credentials in 184 countries and over 18,000 higher education institutions. Basic search options by institution, country, people and field of study are free to everyone.