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Sociology: Home

Portal to the library's information for sociology & sociologists


On this page you find the most important sources of information in the field of Sociology.

Reference works

For an overview of, or introduction to, a topic or a person, use one or more of these sources.

International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Sage eReference
Annual reviews


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


Google books

Information Literacy Skills

If you need more help in searching for academic literature, and how to use it, you can use the online course on Information literacy: Go to: