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Use the tabs above to find some of the best online resources licensed exclusively for SU students and faculty by the Syracuse University Libraries.
Start your research at the Syracuse University Libraries' website. From here you can: search for books, videos, databases that offer access to journal and newspaper articles, electronic sources, multimedia and web links.
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Sociology at Syracuse University
Syracuse University Department of Sociology
The Department takes"... an interdisciplinary approach to public sociology in order to understand, critique, and address structural and social inequalities. Known nationally for our expertise in qualitative methods, we also provide excellent training in quantitative research methods. (Department website - About)
Core literature databases for Sociology
Index to articles, book chapters, reports, dissertations, and video related to aging, from health sciences, social, economic, and policy perspectives.
Newspapers, magazines, and journals that focus on ethnic studies, indigenous peoples, and the presses from a diverse range of multi-racial, multi-ethnic and multi-cultural perspectives; included in the TDM Studio text visualization dashboard; please see the ProQuest TDM Studio
guide for access information.
Articles, news stories, books and reports and archival content focusing on gender.
ProQuest Social Sciences
Search portal for multiple ProQuest databases in political science, education, sociology, psychology, public affairs, linguistics, economics, and criminal justice.
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Abstracts and citations of journals, books, conference proceedings, and patents covering science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.
Social Services Abstracts
Index and abstracts to research on social work, policy, services, and related areas.
Index and abstracts to books and journal articles about sociology, social work, aging, gerontology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy and other social sciences.
Social Science Librarian
Subjects: African American Studies
, African Studies
, Anthropology and Archaeology
, Area and Ethnic Studies
, European Studies
, Gender, LGBT and Women's Studies
, Latin American Studies
, Native American Studies
, Political Science and Public Administration
, Social Sciences