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Sociology Resources


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

CQ ResearcherCurrent and controversial issues with complete summaries, opposing viewpoints, bibliographies and more.

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. 

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.

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

ProQuest CentralMultidisciplinary database of scholarly and trade articles, news sources, magazines and more covering all major academic subject areas.

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

SocINDEXResearch journals and other publications in sociology and related disciplines.

Books & Videos

Textbooks & Reserves


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

Interlibrary LoanRequest for free nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEFaculty and student publications in UNE's open access repository.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion ResourcesResources to foster diversity, equity & inclusion on our campuses and in our communities.