This guide is a starting point for your research in sociology.
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2015
- SocINDEX with Full Text
This database is the world’s most comprehensive sociology research database, encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study.
Start here & search most of our databases, our library catalog, and Rollins Scholarship Online (RSO), all with a single search!
- Google Scholar
Scholarly books and articles, with some links to full text provided by Olin Library. (Use the "Check Library Holdings" link.)
- Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science/Web of Knowledge)
Database of articles in the social sciences. A good source for identifying where sources have been cited. (Also check Google Scholar.)
Another good source for cited reference searching, similar to Google Scholar and Social Sciences Citation Index.
- Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000
Collection of primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, Web site reviews, and teaching tools.
- Gallup Brain
Find responses from millions of people interviewed by The Gallup Poll since 1935.
- ScienceDirect Social Sciences
Collection of e-journals in the social sciences.
- ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
Great source for topics related to the sociology of religion, with full text.
- CQ Press Electronic Library
Search the full text of CQ Researcher and CQ Weekly, good sources for information on current events and controversial issues.
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