Sociology & Social Work
More books about sociology and related topics can be found on the fourth floor,
in section H.
|Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology
||REF HM 425. J 64 2000
|Dictionary of Sociology
||REF HM 425. D 5735 2005
|Encyclopedia of Community
||REF HM 756. E 53 2003
|Encyclopedia of Social Theory
||REF HM 425. E 47 2005
|Encyclopedia of Social Work
||REF HV 12. E 53 2008
|Encyclopedia of Sociology
||REF HM 425. E 5 2000
|Sage Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods
||REF H 62. S 34 2004
|Social Work Dictionary
||REF HV 12. B 37 2003
Journal ArticlesAcademic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database is a great place to begin a search on any topic.JSTOR
JSTOR is a journal archive that contains scholarly (peer-reviewed) articles on all
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Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Mental Measurements Yearbook is a guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments.
The MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products
within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. MMY
provides coverage from Volume 1 (1938) to the present.
Psychology and Behavioral Science Collection
This psychology database focuses primarily on behavioral and developmental psychology,
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PsycINFO is one of the most comprehensive psychology and sociology databases around.
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ScienceDirect Social Sciences and Humanities
This journal archive provides access to thousands of high quality articles in sociology
and the social sciences.
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Web ResourcesAmerican FactFinder
This site uses data gathered by the US Census to create customizable maps, community
profiles, and more.
Using trend and statistics analyzing software, Gapminder works to provide useful charts,
videos, and presentations on global development trends.
Using their extensive library of digital books, Ngrams shows the usage of words from
the early nineteenth century to the present in six different languages and two dialects
Google Public Data Explorer
Google has collected a wealth of statistical and other data. This resource allows
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Online Encyclopedia of Mass Violence
This unique resource was created by a non-profit group dedicated to collecting and
publishing information about crimes against humanity in the twentieth century. This
online encyclopedia includes information from scholars, government reports, maps,
chronologies, and much more.
Pew Social and Demographic Trends
The Pew Research Center are one of the most respected organizations in survey and
demographic names. This site provides easy access to recent data about American social
and demographic trends.
This is a social science meta-site that aims to serve as a collegial online meeting
place for the exchange of freely available, sociology-oriented scholarly information.
Includes information on electronic journals, Giants of Sociology, associations, surveys
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People & OrganizationsAmerican Sociological Association
The ASA's mission is advancing sociology as a science and profession, and promoting
the contributions and use of sociology to society. This site provides organization
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International Sociological Association
The ISA undertakes activities to secure and develop personal contacts between sociologists
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on significant developments in sociological knowledge, and facilitate and promote
international sociological research. This site contains information on the ISA's organization,
membership info, research committees, working and thematic groups, meetings, journals
and other sociology links.
National Association of Social Workers
This is the website of the largest organization of professional social workers in
the world, which seeks to enhance the professional growth and development of its members,
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