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This guide highlights some of the key resources useful for research in sociology.

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The top 3 databases can be searched simultaneously. This can be useful if you are working in an interdisciplinary area. 

Start in Sociological Abstracts.

In the upper left hand corner: "Searching: 1 database" - click the arrow to expand.
In the upper right hand corner of the new window: Click "View By Subject."
Expand "Social Sciences Databases."
Check off : PAIS International, World Wide Political Science Abstracts.
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Click "Advanced Search"

Additional Sociology Databases

Key Journals

Related Subject Databases

Specialized Subject Databases