Databases by Subject: Sociology
Provides access to the latest research in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
Coverage : 1963 - present. CU
AccuNet/Associated Press Multimedia Archive
Review of Sociology
A reference for students, researchers, librarians, and academics in the field of sociology. This project brings together specially commissioned entries written and edited by an international team of scholars and teachers. Over 1800 entries. CU
The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. The BLS is an independent national statistical agency that collects, processes, analyzes, and disseminates essential statistical data to the American public, the U.S. Congress, other Federal agencies, State and local governments, business, and labor. The BLS also serves as a statistical resource to the Department of Labor.
Abuse, Child Welfare & Adoption Database
Criminal Justice Abstracts
Provides comprehensive coverage of the major journals in criminology and related disciplines, coverage of books, and access to reports from government and nongovernmental agencies. Topics include crime trends, prevention projects, corrections, juvenile delinquency, police, courts, offenders, victims, and sentencing.CU
Justice Periodical Index
Criminology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
eHRAF Collection of Ethnography
A multi-cultural database for disciplines with an interest in cultural diversity. For each culture included, eHRAF contains ethnographic information on all aspects of cultural and social life with diverse topics ranging from religious beliefs, bringing up children, causes and cures of diseases, to economic and political behavior. The annually-growing eHRAF database is unique in that in every paragraph of the full-text source (book, article, dissertation) is subject-indexed for precise retrieval of information. Cultures range from ethnic groups in Africa, Asia, and Oceania, to indigenous and immigrant groups in North and South America. CU
Health and Psychosocial Abstracts (HAPI)
Provides a guide to the literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship. A secondary emphasis is on significant but little known sources of news and ideas. Other topics covered include labor, ecology and environment, race and ethnicity, social and cultural theory, sociology, art and aesthetics, philosophy, history, education, law, and
globalization. Historically significant early Left publications such as The People (est. NY 1891), and The Class Struggle (1931-1937) along with classic texts by Marx, Lenin, Trotsky, Engels and others, written in the formative years of the Left, also are covered. Over 98,000 citations & abstracts, some with full text, cover a diversity of literature including journal articles, books, book reviews, book chapters, theses, dissertations, bulletins, newsletters, internet documents and numerous other sources on the left.
Coverage: 1982 - present. CU
The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains summaries of the criminal justice publications housed in the National Criminal Justice Reference Service Library collection. The holdings are from the early 1970s to the present, containing more than 185,000 publications, reports, articles, and audiovisual products from the United States and around the world. These resources include statistics, research findings, program descriptions, congressional hearing transcripts, and training materials.
Source for interdisciplinary perspectives on the identification and alleviation of risk in today's world. Risk Abstracts encompasses risk arising from industrial, technological, environmental, and other sources, with an emphasis on assessment and management of risk.
Coverage:1990 - present. CU
Social Sciences Abstracts/Full Text
Abstracts and some full text of articles in the social sciences.
Full text from 1994 - present. Abstracts from 1984 - present. CU
Social Sciences Citation Index : Web of Science
Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references in the social sciences.
Coverage is from 1965 to the present. CU
Sociology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
Coverage: Varies. CU
Statistical Abstract of the United States
ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)
Provides access to data sets on various social and political issues. CU
UCB Libraries Subject Guide for Sociology
Contains all the records cataloged by OCLC member libraries.CU
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