Electronic Resources

Student Services

Research Tools

We are pleased to provide all Monmouth County Vocational School District (MCVSD) students and staff with access to these electronic research tools. Unless otherwise noted, all research tools below will only work from within the MCVSD network. Access from home may be provided for certain research tools, please check with your teacher or building's technology support for access info.

EBSCOhost from MCVSD

Username & Password Required when accessing from MCVSD or Home

EBSCOhost offers customizable basic and advanced searching supported by Boolean logic, natural language, enhanced subject indexing and journal searching to assist users in performing thorough investigations of their research topics. With links from the full record display to related articles by subject, journal issue or author, researchers can further explore their topic. In addition, EBSCOhost allows researchers to print, e-mail or download multiple articles.

Online College Courses and Classes

Access requires creating a free account.

Top online college courses from leading universities around the world are collected on this website. Get videos and lectures from the world's leading universities. You can browse for courses by category.


Username & Password NOT Required

The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world’s premier database of journal and non-journal education literature.


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The DOAJ, the Directory of Open Access Journals is a service that provides access to quality controlled Open Access Journals. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use an appropriate quality control system, and it will not be limited to particular languages or subject areas. The aim of the Directory is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals thereby promoting their increased usage and impact.