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Sociology: Articles

Guide to resources in sociology

Recommended article databases


Free access to full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles. These articles also come with the properly formatted citations for you to copy into your bibliography.

Learn more about searching in research databases.

Searching from off-campus?  If you don't know the Libary's Quick Access log-in use the ASK US tab and submit your question.

Journals of Interest

   Here are a few of many journals available in Academic Search Complete (Ebsco):
  •    Qualitative Sociology
  •    Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare
  •    Sociological Forum
  •    Sociological Viewpoints
  •    Community, Work & Family
  •    Social Science Quarterly

Sample search

To find articles on how activists utilize social media, try a search like this:

"social media" AND activism