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Additional Databases

The complete list of databases can be found at:
Databases A-Z

Core literature databases for Sociology

  •  Ageline
    AgeLine, produced by AARP, focuses exclusively on the population aged 50+ and issues of aging. AgeLine is the premier source for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy, ..

  • Ethnic Newswatch
    Full-text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by the ethnic and minority press in America.

  • GenderWatch
    Full-text publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.

  • Scopus
    Scopus is the world's largest abstract and citation database, with over 33 million records. Its coverage of Scientific, Technical, Medical and Social Sciences literature includes 15,000 peer-reviewed journals, 1,200 open-access journals, 500 conference proceedings, over 600 trade publications, and 200 book series. Scopus also covers 386 million quality web sources, including 22 million patents.

  • Social Sciences FullText
    Index with abstracts in sociology, social work, aging, gerontology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy and other social sciences.

  • Social Services Abstracts
    Bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.

  • Sociological Abstracts
    Bibliographic coverage of sociology, social work, aging, gerontology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy and other social sciences.

    Other important databases for specific paper topics