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Basic Research in Sociology and other Social Sciences

Basic research skills and resources in sociology and other disciplines of the social sciences including evaluating sources, journal articles, statistical information and websites.

How to find Journal Articles

 Databases

These are electronic indexes that you can search to locate journal articles, books, and book chapters. To access any of the databases from off campus, you will be prompted for your NETID and password. For additional assistance with this, please go to the instructions for remote access to databases.

 

Recommended Databases:

For a beginning attempt looking for articles, you might want to
START HERE FIRST:

 

Other relevant databases by type:

General:

 

Subject Specific:

 

Images:

 

Newspapers:

  Watch for the SULinks icon

S U Links

If you see this next to the record for an article in an SU Libraries database, click on it to see if the full-text is available online.