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Counseling, Psychology, and Education Databases
Streaming video related to social work, psychotherapy, and counseling. Content created by Psychotherapy.net. Videos include counseling sessions and demonstrations, interviews, and other content for training mental health professionals. Browsable by therapeutic approach, issue, expert, and population.
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Videos related to counseling, social work, psychotherapy, clinical psychology, and theory. Includes counseling sessions and transcripts.
Index and abstracts to articles, books, and papers in many areas of education; includes some full text and retrospective indexing back to the 1930s.
ERIC (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) index and abstracts to educational literature since 1966, including links to full text of RIE (Resources in Education) documents.
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Full-text archive of scholarly publications, including ebooks, in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
Index to literature in psychology, and related fields, such as psychiatry, sociology, anthropology, education, pharmacology, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy, gerontology, and linguistics; published by the American Psychological Association.
Books, reference works, handbooks, in the social sciences, from Sage and CQ Press.
Web of Science This link opens in a new window
Abstract and citation database covering numerous fields in arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences. Includes access to Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Biosis Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Current Contents Connect, Data Citation Index, Derwent Innovations Index, Essential Science Indicators, Index Chemicus / KCI Korean Journal Database, MEDLINE, Russian Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, Social Sciences Citation Index, SciELO Citation Index, Science Citation Index, Zoological Record.
Social Work and Sociology Databases
ProQuest Social Sciences
Includes: Social Services Abstracts, Sociological Abstracts, ProQuest Sociology, PAIS International, ERIC, and more.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual/DSM 5, DSM-IV-TR, DSM-IV-TR Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, DSM-IV-TR Casebook and its Treatment Companion, The American Journal of Psychiatry and additional journals.
Social Work Abstracts
Four simultaneous users only.
Index and abstracts to publications covering homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and more. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
Journals covering sociology and social work.
Age Groups Databases
Index to articles, book chapters, reports, dissertations, and video related to aging, from health sciences, social, economic, and policy perspectives.
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Publications and index to information about child abuse, adoption, foster care and more provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Criminal Justice Databases
Ethnic Groups Databases
Black Studies Center
Scholarly essays, articles, historical newspaper articles, related to Black Studies, from fields such as literature, political science, sociology, philosophy, and religion.
Index to materials on Mexican-American topics 1960 to the present, produced by the Ethnic Studies Library at the University of California, Berkeley. Includes coverage of Latinx experience, Cuban Americans, and Central American immigrants,
Index to articles, book reviews, documents, literary works, covering Latin America, the Caribbean, Hispanics and Latinos in the United States; a project of the Latin American Institute, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
EHRAF World Cultures
Human Relations Area Files (HRAF) index to documents related to ethnography and global cultures .
Race Relations Abstracts
Index and abstracts to articles covering race relations, ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and more.
Please see our list of Subject Guides for more databases covering countries and cultures.
Contemporary Women's Issues
Articles on women's issues covering such disciplines as sociology, psychology, health, education, child and family studies, marriage and family therapy, aging, gerontology and human rights. Coverage starts with 1992.
Duke University Press Books
The Duke University Press book collections provide access to over 2,800 e-books in the humanities and social sciences, which includes gender studies,Feminism and Women's Studies, LGBTQ Studies, Queer Theory, Sex and Sexuality
and Trans Studies.
Publications related to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities.
Studies on Women and Gender Abstracts
Index and abstracts to articles covering women and gender studies, including education, employment, family and community, medicine and health, social policy, media, biography, history, and more.
Women's Studies International
Index to women's studies and feminist research literature published in journals, newsletters, bulletins, books reports, dissertations and grey literature.
Cochrane Library Online provides access to evidence-based resources related to healthcare decision-making. Includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL); Cochrane Clinical Answers.
Index to 3,500+ journals in the areas of clinical and experimental medicine, nutrition, dentistry, pathology, psychiatry, toxicology, health administration and nursing. It is accessible through the databases Web of Science as well as Scopus.
PubMed This link opens in a new window
MEDLINE and citations from additional life science journals, from the National Library of Medicine.
Learn about your scholarly impact on the Scholarly Impact Guide.
Google Scholar This link opens in a new window
Be sure to set up your scholar preferences for finding SU owned content.
Scopus This link opens in a new window
The world's largest interdisciplinary literature database. Records from 1996 forward include links to both cited and citing publications.
Web of Science This link opens in a new window
Search for citations to articles in top-ranked, peer-reviewed journals.
How to Find the Full Article Online
When searching these databases, the SULinks icon, will take you to the online journal articles available through our SU Library subscriptions.
Google Scholar will link to our full text online articles even off-campus if you set up your Syracuse University affiliation in Google Scholar Settings. Follow the steps below.
NOTE: Setting up Google Scholar to link to our library holdings must be done when you are off-campus.
- Go to Google Scholar (scholar.google.com)
- Click on in the upper left corner, then select Settings or
- Click on Library Links in the left column.
- Type Syracuse University in the Library Links search box.
- Select Syracuse University, Syracuse University Libraries – Gale Full Text, and Open WorldCat.
- Click Save.
- Full text links will be found in the right column of a search results page. When no full-text link is given try clicking on the title and sometimes the full-text will be available.
Additional subject databases to consider