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On this page you find the most important sources of information in the field of Sociology.
Dutch and foreign newspapers and other sources for news and journalism
Electronic theses BSS
Please note: these are electronic publications that can only be accessed from computers in the Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
Selected article databases for Sociology
Bibliographic database for the field of sociology and related fields
Web of Science
Citation database with multidisciplinary coverage of journals, as well as international proceedings. With cited reference searching.
Bibliographic database for the field of psychology
Bibliographic database for the field of education
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
Bibliographic database with references on sociology, political science, economics and anthropology
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.
Selected journals for Sociology
The selection of journals below is limited to general sociology journals, and inevitably somewhat arbitrary. For a more complete, alphabetical list, see
, this list
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