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Sociology Resources

Databases for Sociology

CultureGrams World EditionConcise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world.

Opposing Viewpoints: Gale In ContextMultiple perspectives on current events and social issues from topic overviews, articles, primary source documents, court cases and more. State of Maine funded.

SocINDEXResearch journals and other publications in sociology and related disciplines.

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Diversity Studies: Gale OneFileExplores cultural differences and the contributions and influences of diverse populations in the global community. State of Maine funded.

Global Issues: Gale In ContextGlobal perspectives on international relations and current world events.

JSTORBack issues of core scholarly journals as well as books and primary sources in the humanities, social sciences, & sciences.

Nexis UniNews, business, and legal sources from LexisNexis® including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790. Nexis Uni tutorials. 

Project MuseHumanities and social sciences books and articles from university presses and scholarly societies.

Social Work AbstractsJournals covering all areas of social work, from the National Association of Social Workers, Inc. Video tutorial.

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Citation Style Guides

RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.