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Key Resources in Sociology
GenderWatch is a full-text database of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject disciplines. It indexes academic and scholarly journals, newspapers, books, conference proceedings, and government publications.
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Abstracts and citations to articles in journals in sociology, family studies, women's studies, and related social sciences, as well as abstracts to dissertations, conference proceedings, and books, covering 1952-present.
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Article database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, includes scholarly and general-interest titles, as well as government documents and reports.
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Database of peer reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full text articles when available.
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Communication & Mass Media Complete
A key resource for scholarly research in communication studies and mass media.
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Additional Resources in Sociology
Academic Search Ultimate
This is a multidisciplinary collection of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers and other sources.
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Alexander Street Academic Video Online (AVON)
Provides access to more than 64,000 streaming video titles, including films and documentaries; all may be browsed and viewed by USU students, staff, and faculty.
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Ethnic, minority, and native presses featuring a rich collection of articles, editorials, columns, and reviews to provide a broad diversity of perspectives and viewpoints.
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Ethnographic Video Online
Classic and contemporary documentaries, previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field, and select feature films.
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The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is the world's largest archive of computer readable social science data.
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InfoTrac Criminal Justice Collection
Includes more than 250 journals on law and criminology from Gale Academic OneFile and General OneFile.
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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
Electronic version of Dissertation Abstracts. Includes over 1 million full-text dissertations and 3 million searchable citations.
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Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Includes information on a broad range of topics in psychiatry, psychology, and anthropology. Some example topics are mental processes, emotional & behavioral characteristics, and observational & experimental methods.
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PsycINFO via EBSCOhost
One of the top resources for research in psychology and the behavioral and social sciences. Includes information on topics ranging from education to pharmacology.
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Get introductory information on discipline-specific research topics from these e-books on the environment, business, social science, and other subjects.
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SAGE Research Methods
Links over 100,000 pages of SAGE's book, journal, and reference content with advanced search and discovery tools.
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Smithsonian Open Access
Smithsonian Open Access provides access to millions of images owned by the Smithsonian Museum.
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Current and historical census data and demographic information for the United States with tools to create thematic maps, interactive maps, and customized reports.
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Social Services Abstracts
Indexes and abstracts current research in social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.
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WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content with more than 2 billion records for books, CD, DVD, audio books, some articles, documents, photographs, digital collections, etc.
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Identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world's libraries.
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Sociology, Social Work, and Anthropology