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These resources are available electronically in the UST Libraries collections.
Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology Online
The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology is the reference for students, researchers, librarians, and academics in the field. Articles are written by an international array of experts in the area. It includes over 1800 entries including key concepts, introductions to sociological theories and research, and extensive bibliographies for each article. It is regularly updated.
Wiley Online Library
Wiley Online Library (formerly Blackwell Reference Online) is a vast online library giving instant access to the most authoritative and up-to-date scholarship across the humanities and social sciences.
Full-text encyclopedias and dictionaries.
Reference eResources for Sociology
These resources are available in ebook format through the CLICnet catalog. Click on the title link to go to the record in CLICnet which provides access to that publication.
Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO)
Search for Books and eBooks
CLICsearch is the library catalog of six private colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, including Saint Thomas. Books from other campuses can be requested online and delivered to the UST library of your choice. My account
Sociology Reference Sources
Encyclopedia of social measurement by
Call Number: OSF Ref H62 .E53 2005
This 3-volume resource covers both quantitative and qualitative research measurement in the social sciences. It covers general topics in alphabetical order. Each article includes a glossary of terms and a bibliography for further reading.
These resources provide basic and background information for sociology research.
Encyclopedia of sociology by
Call Number: OSF Ref HM425 .E5 2000
This is one of the major basic, in-depth encyclopedias covering the field of sociology. Each of the articles in this 5-volume set ar signed and include a list of reference on each topic.
Other eResources for Sociology
This is "an online encyclopedia about Minnesota developed by the Minnesota Historical Society (MNHS) and its partners. It is a free, curated, and authoritative resource about our state. All of our articles are prepared by historians, consulting experts, professional writers, and others who have been vetted by MNHS."
Other Resources for Sociology
These are other encyclopedias and handbooks which provide an overview of information for specific topics within the field of Sociology.