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Contexts (e-journal)

A quarterly journal offering a thought-provoking take on modern life in our communities. (American Sociological Association; 2002-present)

Global Issues in Context

Focuses on broad issues such as war, genocide, poverty, globalization as well as specific events and topics in the news that are related to these broader issues.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

A social issues database with full-text periodical articles, viewpoint essays, reference material, statistics, topic overviews and websites, organized under popular research topic headings.

CQ Researcher

Weekly Congressional Quarterly Press reports offering analysis of most current major controversial issues with summaries, pros and cons, statistics, and bibliographies. CQ Press archives date back to 1991.

Archives of Sexuality and Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture since 1940

Largest collection available on sexuality, gender, and LGBTQ studies; global in scope. 1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities worldwide

JSTOR

Full-text archives of 1400 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences.

EBSCOhost : All Databases

Cross-search all EBSCO databases (over 30); magazines, journals, news and primary sources, and media, covering multi-disciplinary topics.


Find Books & eBooks

Fashioning Fat : Inside Plus-size Modeling
The Violence of Hate
The SAGE handbook of the sociology of work and employment
The War of the Sexes
The Sociology of Development Handbook
Rich and Poor in America
Understanding Inequality: Social Costs and Benefits
Children and Consumer Culture in American Society
Gender and Work : Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance, and Identity
American Multiculturalism in Context : Views From at Home and Abroad
New Perspectives on Resilience in Socio-Economic Spheres

Watch Films

Films on Demand: Sociology Videos

Educational films and documentaries grouped into subject-specific categories.

Academic Video Online: Sociology Videos

Over 35,000 full-length videos in over 20 disciplines.

Kanopy Streaming: Sociology Videos

Films and educational documentaries, including the full collection of the Media Education Foundation.