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Books covering sociology are located in the HM-HX call number areas on the second and third floors of the library. For additional information on more specific areas within sociology, such as sociological theory (HM 435-554) and social psychology (HM 1001-1281), use the Library of Congress Subject Headings for additional suggestions.
Gay & Lesbian Atlas REF HQ76.3 .U5 G355 2004
Detailed geographic/demographic portrait of gay and lesbian families in the United States.
Key Contemporary Social Theorists REF H61 .K473 2003
DICTIONARIES and ENCYCLOPEDIAS
A-Z of Social Research: A Dictionary of Key Social Science Research Concepts REF HD62 .A9 2003
Provides guidance to social science research methods and issues. Includes bibliographical references.
Encyclopedia of Child Abuse REF HV6626.5 .C57 2001
Describes laws, theories, statistics, programs, forms of neglect, classes of abusers, organizations and more.
Encyclopedia of Homelessness REF HV4493 .E53 2004
Systematic approach to a complex topic that impacts not only the homeless but all of society.
Education and Sociology: An Encyclopedia REF LC189.95 .E38 2002.
One volume covering educational sociology; includes bibliographical references and an index.
Encyclopedia of Social Theory REF HM425 .E47 2005
Examines the global landscape of all the key theories and the theorists behind them.
Fifty Key Concepts in Gender Studies REF HQ1180 .P55 2004
Entries reflect the complex, multi-faceted nature of the field in an accessible dictionary format.
Glossary of Sociolinguistics REF P40 .T747 2003
Offers full coverage of both traditional and contemporary terminology.
Human Services Dictionary REF HV .R67 2003
Provides definitions common in the field of human services including social work, psychology, and statistics.
Macmillan Encyclopedia of Death and Dying REF HQ1073 .M33 2003
The 327 signed entries focus on exploring “the place of death in contemporary life,”
Sage Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods REF H62 .S34 2004
Offers readers an education in the basic purposes and principles of social science researche.
Statistical Handbook on the Social Safety Net REF HV51 .P33 2004
Traditional safety net programs in the United States and other countries are discussed in depth.
Statistical Portrait of the United States: Social Conditions and Trends REF HA214 .S73 2002
Compares recent trends with historical data and current statistics with the recent past and places the American experience in international context, where possible, with select international and state comparisons.
GUIDES and HANDBOOKS
Handbook of Social Studies in Health and Medicine REF RA418 .H33 2000.
Covers medical Sociology and delivery of health care; includes illustrations, bibliographical references and indexes.
Handbook of Urban Studies REF HT151 .H318 2001.
Covers urban sociology and cities and towns; includes illustrations, maps, bibliographical references and an index.
Ageline. 1978 to date
Chicano Database. 1967 to date
Childhood and Adolescence. 1996 to date
Criminal Justice Periodicals Index 1972 to date
Contemporary Women's Issues. 1992 to date
Ethnic NewsWatch. 1996 to date
GenderWatch. 1978 to date
Handbook of Latin American Studies 1993 to date
ISI Web of Science. 1945 to date
PsycINFO 1872 to date.
Social Sciences Abstracts. 1994 to date
Social Services Abstracts. 1980 to date
Social Work Abstracts Plus. 1977 to date
Sociological Abstracts. 1963 to date
American Journal of Economics and Sociology . 1992 to date
American Journal of Sociology . 1895 to date
American Sociological Review . 1939 to date
American Sociologist. 1987 to date
Annual Review of Sociology . 1975 to date
Basic and Applied Social Psychology . 2002 to date
Contemporary Sociology . 1972 to date
Critical Sociology 1999 to date
Current Sociology 1981 to date
Electronic Journal of Sociology 1994 to date
Gender and Society . 1987 to date
Gender Issues . 1999 to date
Humanity and Society . 1991 to date
Journal of Historical Sociology 1999 to date
Journal of Organizational Behavior . 1998 to date.
Journal of Contemporary Ethnography . 1987 to date.
Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 2000 to date
Qualitative Sociology . 1978 to date
Research in Rural Sociology and Development 2000 to date
Research in the Sociology of Education 2003 to date
Research in the Sociology of Health Care 2000 to date
Research in the Sociology of Work 2001 to date
Research in Urban Sociology 2000 to date
Sociological Inquiry . 1981 to date.
Sociological Practices 1999 to date
Sociology 1982 to date
Sociology of Education . 1963 to date.
Sociology of Health and Illness 1997 to 2005
Sociology of Religion 1993 to date
Sociology of Sport 1998 to date
Sociology Review 1999 to date
American Sociological Association. http://www.asanet.org/
Institute for Research on Poverty. http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/irp/
National Coalition for the Homeless. http://www.nationalhomeless.org/
Resources for Methods in Evaluation and Social Research. http://gsociology.icaap.org/methods/
Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN) http://www.ssdan.net/