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Finding Background Information on Your Social Problem: Selected Reference Sources
Hundreds of authoritative dictionaries, encyclopedias, fact books, guides, companions and more from respected publishers across dozens of major subject areas.
Finding Information on Your Social Problem
Check the Subject Guides (e.g., the Women's Studies guide or Sociology guide) for links to other recommended databases, as well as other resources.
GETTING THERE: Library Homepage -- Subject Guides (in the Research box)
SELECTED DATABASES TO SEARCH FOR SCHOLARLY AND POPULAR ARTICLES
Academic Search Complete
A database of both scholarly and popular publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas, including psychology. Most full text is linked directly in the database; otherwise use the Check for Full Text buttons to check for full text online or in the library.
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts
Citations to scholarly journals in sociology, psychology, political science, health, social work, education, and more. Use the Check for Full Text buttons to check for full text online or in the library.
A full-text database with journal articles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
Citations to scholarly journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations and more in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Use the Check for Full Text buttons to check for full text online or in the library.
, Film Studies
, Information Science
, International Studies
, Media & Communication
, Political Economy & Public Policy
, Political Science
, Sustainability Studies