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Sociology

Journal databases

Many journal databases generally provide the pdf for articles in your results list. However some databases may also contain records of articles published elsewhere. You may be able to access these articles by clicking the Full Text Finder button, provided we have a subscription to the journal they are in.

Journal databases: non-full text

These databases may contain records of articles published elsewhere. You may be able to access these articles by clicking the Full Text Finder button, provided we have a subscription to the journal they are in.

Visual resources

Both Kanopy and Rob Roehampton are streaming services. Just look up the subject area you are interested in to find relevant films, documentaries and TV and radio programes.

Current newspapers and magazines

Newspaper and magazine archives

The following ebook collections are useful for Sociology. Use Oxford Reference to look up definitions or provide an overview of a topic.

To follow

UR Library Search and FAQs

Welcome to our new search tool! Learn about UR Library Search  

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Create a Basic Search in EBSCOhost

Get Started Searching Library Resources

This tutorial covers basic search techniques in the following databases:​

  • Academic Search Premier 
  • Atla Religion Database with AtlaSerials 
  • ​British Education Index 
  • Business Source Premier 
  • Communication & Mass Media Complete 
  • Education Research Complete 
  • ERIC 
  • International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text 
  • MEDLINE 
  • MLA International Bibliography 
  • New Testament Abstracts 
  • Old Testament Abstracts 
  • ​PsycARTICLES 
  • PsycBOOKS 
  • PsycINFO 
  • PsycTESTS  
  • SPORTDiscus with Full Text 

You can apply similar techniques in other databases, but the initial search screen may look different.