DEPARTMENTS & OFFICES > LIBRARY > LIBRARY RESEARCH ASSISTANCE
Social Science Databases
Academic Search Complete
An extremely comprehensive, multi-disciplinary full-text database with over 7,900 full-text periodicals.
Accessible Archives provides a rich collection of comprehensive, primary source materials for students and scholars of early American history.
A-Z Maps Online
Online directory of publishing opportunities.
Large collection of online subject encyclopedias and other reference sources.
Ethnic Newswatch (via Proquest)
Database of periodicals from ethnic, minority and native presses.
FBIS Daily Report, Region: Soviet Union / FBIS Daily Report Annexes (via Readex)
Database comprised of news transcripts that provide amazing insight into the second half of the 20th century.
GenderWatch (via Proquest)
Full text of publications that focus on how gender impacts various areas.
Global Road Warrior
Information about travel, business, culture and other aspects of life in various countries around the world.
Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective (1907 - 1984)
In the First Person: An Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories and Personal Narratives
Database that provides in-depth indexing of 2,500 collections of oral history.
Issues & Controversies
Information on prominent and hotly debated issues
JSTOR Arts & Sciences II
Includes journals in area studies such as African, Latin American, Middle Eastern, Slavic, and Asian Studies.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences III
Includes journals in literature, religion, theatre, art and architecture.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV
Includes journals in business, education, and law, and also includes titles in psychology and public policy and administration.
JSTOR CSP (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as: American Indian Quarterly, Ethics, Massachusetts Historical Review
Prominent American newspaper from 1728 to 1800. It was purchased by Benjamin Franklin in 1729 and considered to be The New York Times of the 18th century.
Large, multi-disciplinary database. High percentage of full text coverage.
ProQuest Ethnic Newswatch
ProQuest New York Times Historical
ProQuest Social Sciences
PsycARTICLES (via EBSCOhost)
Contains over 40,000 articles from 53 scholarly journals in psychology.
Full text journal collection for Business, Education, Humanities, Social Sciences.
SPORTDiscus is the most comprehensive database covering sports science, coaching, training, sport administration, facility design & management, intramural & school sport, sport & exercise psychology and more.
This Springer eJournal package includes access to a number of scholarly journals in the areas of Social Science and Psychology, for example: Cognitive Therapy Research, Political Behavior, Social Justice Research.
Taylor and Francis e-Journals (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as Planning Perspectives and Journal of the American Planning Association.
Wiley e-Journals (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as The Sociological Quarterly and Decision Sciences and American Anthropologist
World Geography (formerly Exegy)
Provides background information, maps, and current events of many countries.
* = database trial