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SOCI 210--Research Methods: Getting Started

This guide is a resource for students taking SOCI 210. It will lead you to databases with helpful journal articles, books, websites, and other resources.

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Introduction to Sociology Research

Introduction to Sociology Resources at the UST Libraries

 

Welcome to the Sociology 210--Research Methods Resources page.  This resource will lead you to publications, databases and web sites that are available for sociology research.

Under "Finding Books", you can locate dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks and annual reviews to give you an overview of the field.  Both print and electronic resources are listed.  There are also links to other resources, like CLICnet, our online catalog, which will help you locate other books which can help you in your research.

Under "Finding Articles", you can locate databases and other resources which will help you find research articles in sociology.  Information on peer-reviewed articles is also available.

Under "Web Sites", you can identify sites that provide research information in the field of sociology.

The "Literature Review" section defines a literature review, identifies how to start the process, and how to create the review.

The "Statistical Sources" tab lists sources which have statistics that would be useful for sociology research.

Under "Citing Sources", you can link to RefWorks, and find a brief help guide on the basics of using ASA/Sociology Style for citing sources.  Links to citation manuals are also available.

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