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Fall 2010

Listed in: First Year Seminar, as FYSE-21; Maria R. Heim (Section 01)

Questions about research in this course? Contact Michael Kasper.

  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Full Text
  • Web Resources
  • Citing Sources

Databases: Find articles, book chapters, e-books

Academic OneFile (1980 to present)
Full-text articles from all disciplines.

Academic Search Premier (date coverage varies)
Full-text articles from over 3,600 journals in the social sciences, arts and humanities, and sciences.

ASSIA Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (1987 to present)
Covers health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations, and education.

EconLit with Full Text (1969 to present)
From the American Economic Association -- the foremost source of references to economic literature.

IBSS: International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (1951 to present)
Indexes about 3,000 journals and 7,000 books per year.

Political Science Abstracts (1975 to present)
Covers international journals in political science and its complementary fields.

Social Services Abstracts (1979 to present)
Indexes research on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.

Web of Science (1984 to present)
Search thousands of journals across the sciences and social sciences and track cited references to locate more recent articles.

Reference

Book Review Digest (1908 to present)
Reviews of English-language fiction and nonfiction books from U. S., Canadian, and British periodicals.

Citing Sources

 

Links to style manuals...the Library's How to Cite page.