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Databases by Subject: Sociology

Major Indexes
info Gender Studies Database    mobile info
Citations to journal articles, books and book chapters, conference papers and more, covering women's studies, men's studies, and sexual diversity issues, from 1972-present.

info PopLine
Abstracts of population, family planning, and related health issues from journal articles, monographs, technical reports, and unpublished works. The database. 1970-present.

info Social Sciences Citation Index (included in Web of Science)
Database of core journal articles and cited references in the social sciences from 1898 to the present.

info Sociological Abstracts
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.

Additional Indexes
info Black Thought and Culture
Includes full-text of non-fiction published works of leading African Americans and access to interviews, journal articles, and other material of 20th century topics, including politics, religion, history and sports.

info CQ Researcher Plus Archive
Basic source for current and controversial social, political and economic issues of the day with complete summaries, pros and cons and bibliographies.

info Encyclopedia of Social Measurement
The encyclopedia covers both qualitative and quantitative approaches to social science and social measurement. It is illustrated with tables and figures of actual data sets.

info ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research) Data Archive
ICPSR supports research in sociology, economics, political science, population studies, criminal justice, health care, education and more. Includes data sets from privately and publicly funded research, governmental and non-governmental agencies, opinion polls and other studies.As institutional members of ICPSR, UA faculty and students may use the archive of social science data. To download data, users need to create their own account to login.

info International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Over 4,000 articles about topics in the social and behavioral sciences. Brief biographies of people in the fields covered only if they were born before 1890.

info National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
Published by the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, this database includes abstracts for more than 210,000 publications, including federal, state and local government reports; journal articles; books; and research reports in the areas of criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse, from the 1960s to present.

info Polling the Nations
Compilation of more than 14,000 surveys conducted by over 1000 polling organizations in the United States and 100 other countries from 1986 to the present time.

info PRISMA - Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanísticas  (Spanish, Portuguese)
Full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin in Spanish, Portuguese and English.

info ProQuest Statistical Insight
ProQuest Statistical Insight (formerly LexisNexis Statistical Universe) is a comprehensive source for federal statisitcs. Also indexes and provides abstracts to US (ASI), state and local governments (SRI), and privately published and international and intergovernmental statistical sources (IIS) from 1973-present.

info PsycINFO  · Tutorial    mobile info
Citations and abstracts to articles in journals, dissertations, and book chapters in all areas of psychology from 1887 to the present.

info SAGE Research Methods Online
An online tool that combines books, encyclopedias, dictionaries, journal articles, and videos about research methods. Also includes a Methods Map, a visual tool that enables you to discover information about research methods terms and methodologies.

info WGSN Fashion Trend Forecasting & Analysis  (English)
WGSN's comprehensive research and analysis service provides for every stage of the product development life cycle. Trends are tracked and analysed from their earliest emergence right through to the products driving retail and e-tail today.

info World Development Indicators Online (WDI)
It contains statistical data for over 800 development indicators and time series data from 1960-2007 for 227 economies.