Sociology & Social Work

Research Databases

Abstracts in Social Gerontology

This bibliographic database indexes essential age-related content for gerontology research. Those interested in the field of geriatrics will benefit from this resource, which includes records covering key areas relevant to geriatric studies.

AgeLine

This database focuses exclusively on issues of aging and the population of people aged 50 years and older. Updated on a weekly basis, AgeLine is the premier online resource for social gerontology research.

Child Development & Adolescent Studies

This bibliographic database is today's source for references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21.

Family & Society Studies Worldwide

This bibliographic database provides the most comprehensive coverage of research, policy and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology, human development and social welfare. 

Family Studies Abstracts

With bibliographic records covering family dynamics topics, Family Studies Abstracts is an excellent source for family studies researchers. Scholars can access unique content and highly regarded works.

Peace Research Abstracts

Peace Research Abstracts is a bibliographic database essential for peace and conflict resolution research. It indexes thousands of journal articles and other sources covering peace-related topics, including nonviolence, war, international affairs and peace psychology. 

PsycARTICLES   ·  Full Text

Delve into the science of psychology and behavior with PsycARTICLES, the database of full-text peer-reviewed articles published by the American Psychological Association and affiliated journals.

PsycINFO

This database is the world's largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. Produced by the American Psychological Association, it is an indispensable tool for the discovery of global scholarly research.

Race Relations Abstracts

An essential resource for ethnic and racial studies, this database includes abstracting for the top academic journals, books, periodicals and newspapers related to the field 

Research Starters - Sociology   ·  Full Text

This valuable database provides sociology students with a solid foundation for their research and assignments. Comprehensive topic summaries help students to grasp the broad outlines of a subject, understand real world applications, critically engage with the topics and locate sources for advanced scholarly research.

SocINDEX with Full Text   ·  Full Text

SocINDEX with Full Text is a full-text research database covering sociology and related disciplines. It features hundreds of full-text journals and millions of records with subject headings from a sociological thesaurus.

Social Sciences Full Text   ·  Full Text

Covering the latest concepts, theories and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences, this full-text database includes the most important English-language social science journals.

Social Work Reference Center   ·  Full Text

Created by a multi-specialty editorial team, Social Work Reference Center is a turnkey information resource for social workers and mental health professionals. It covers a wide array of topics such as adolescent health, aging, end-of-life care, clinical social work and diversity. Content is organized in a way that makes it easy for users to get answers to questions quickly and easily.

Urban Studies Abstracts

This bibliographic research database is essential to the study of cities and regions. It covers subjects of key relevance to the discipline including urban affairs, community development and urban history.

Violence & Abuse Abstracts

This bibliographic database covers the essential topics related to the study of violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse and others.

Historical Digital Archives

Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 1907-1984

This valuable research tool offers high-quality indexing of a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences, dating as far back as 1907. This database is essential to any researcher interested in social sciences, humanities, ethics, eugenics and related topics.

Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 1907-1983

This social sciences reference tool provides high-quality indexing for a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences, dating back to the early 1900s.