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Social Sciences

SocINDEX  (for off campus access click here

Provides full text of journal articles, and indexing and informative abstracts for "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, plus "priority" coverage journals and "selective" coverage journals. Extensive indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources is included. Features subject headings from a sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. Searchable cited references are also provided.

Academic Search Complete  (for off campus access click here)

This large scholarly database includes thousands of articles in the social sciences.

Scholarly and reference e-books:

OhioLINK Electronic Book Center

EBSCO eBook Collection

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text  (for off campus access click here)

Contains more than 300,000 records selected from the most important sources within the discipline. This resource includes full text for more than 200 magazines and journals, as well as full-text books & monographs.

Women's Studies International  (for off campus access click here)

Covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Nearly 800 essential sources include: journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, Web sites & Web documents, and grey literature. 

Gender Studies Database  (for off campus access click here)

Combines Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources. Several thousand links to freely available and indexed full-text articles and documents on the Web are available, including carefully selected and important Websites.

LGBT Life  (for off campus access click here)

Provides indexing and abstract coverage of the world's literature regarding Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender issues. Covers LGBT-specific core periodicals, core books and reference works, with full text of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers. Includes traditional academic, cultural, lifestyle, and regional publications plus data mined from additional periodicals. 

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts  (for off campus access click here)

Provides full text of journal articles and indexing of books, research reports and conference proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, and electronic publishing. LISTA with Full Text coverage extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

Bibliography of Native North Americans (for off campus access click here)

A bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. Contains citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.

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