Resources by Subject: "Sociology"
Contains more than 35,700 records indexing essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1990 to the present.
A broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.
Find information on topics related to business, communications, economics, government, journalism, politics and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content including the Kentucky Post and Lexington Herald-Leader. Also includes Access Business News, Access International News, Access Military, Government, and Defense, Access Newswires and Transcripts and Acceda Noticias.
Access World News is available both on-campus and off-campus.
Full text coverage of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press
Indexes current and historical articles related to the growth and development of children through the age of 21. Includes book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals, technical reports, and books. More than 342,000 records are included, with over 10,000 new records added each year.
Indexes hundreds of journals covering essential areas in criminal justice and criminology. Includes full text for over 200 journals and magazines as well as full text books and monographs. Areas covered include trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment, and sentencing.
Index and full text of articles in criminal justice periodicals
Includes the full-text of 15 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back twenty years, encompassing over 4,100 articles. It covers such subjects as Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency, Juvenile Justice, Corrections, Penology, Policing, Forensic Psychology, and Family and Domestic Violence.
A collection of electronic books covering numerous subject disciplines.
Each ebook has a limit of 1 user at a time.
Contains more than 53,500 records indexing essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1979 to the present.
Collection of more than 10,000 high-quality educational streaming videos covering Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science, and Health. All programming includes public performance rights.
Streaming video collection that addresses issues of gender, representation, and sexuality.
Standard source for data on all aspects of American history. The Millennial Edition is divided into five sections broadly covering: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, economic sectors, and governance and international relations. Includes over 37,000 data series and statistics from more than 1,000 sources. Users can graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets reflecting particular areas of interest. Data is downloadable in Excel or CSV; also download entire groups of tables as a zip file.
Expands and revises information provided in Historical Statistics of the United States, previously produced by the U.S. Bureau of the Census, and includes thirty years of new data and scholarship.
Contains more than 102,000 records indexing essential areas related to human resources, including human resources management, employee assistance, organizational behavior, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1975 to the present.
A searchable and comprehensivevideo clip database covering a range of key concepts and topics within academic disciplines.
Full-text articles for journals covering a broad range of subjects in Arts & Sciences including many of the core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science and sociology, ecology, mathematics and statistics, language and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art and architecture, law, psychology, public policy and administration, business, and education
The New York Times (1851-2007) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers social issues such as Gun Control, Genetic Engineering, Censorship, Endangered Species, and Terrorism. Opposing Viewpoints in Context brings together viewpoint articles, contextual topic overviews, government and organizational statistics, biographies of social activists, court cases, profiles of government agencies and special interest groups, newspaper and magazines articles, primary source documents, images, and a collection of subject-indexed Web sites.
Contains more than 267,000 records indexing essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1964 to the present.
Collection of electronic scholarly journals in the humanities and the social sciences