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HIAD: Higher and Adult Education

A guide for masters and doctoral students in the Higher and Adult Education programs.

HIAD: Higher and Adult Education

Welcome to the Higher and Adult Education Guide

This guide will help you with your library research while you are in the graduate HIAD program at the University of Memphis. It will direct you to some of the books and other resources we have in our collection, suggest databases that will help you locate specific journals and articles, and point to some useful web sites.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us using the Get Help box on every page.

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Major Databases

Secondary Databases

Good supplements, especially for certain topic areas.

LibKey Nomad

 LibKey Nomad connect you to scholarly articles behind paywalls when they appear on Google Scholar, PubMed, Wikipedia, and many journal publisher websites through the University Libraries. LibKey Nomad works both on and off campus.

LibKey Nomad is available on these browsers:

  • Chrome
  • Safari
  • Edge 
  • Firefox
  • Brave
  • Vivaldi  

Google Scholar

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