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Library resources for research and study in Sociology
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Key Resources for Sociology

  • SocINDEX with Full Text  
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    Ebsco database that provides abstracts of books, journals, and conference papers, with full-text of many, but not all.
  • Sociology: SAGE Journals
    Only 36 journals covered, but the complete full-text is available on all articles. Sage is an important publisher in your discipline.
  • SAGE Research Methods & Cases
    Includes Little Green and Little Blue Books, articles, videos, and more on research methodology, along with case studies that have learning outcomes and discussion questions

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