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Sociology

Getting Started

Not sure where to start?

Have a look at our How To... page for our three part tutorial on getting started with your research. The Starting Your Research tutorial is tailored to your School/Department. 

You will also find guidance on searching Library databases, provided by some of our database providers.

 

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.

This section is currently under development. 

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