Databases: Social Sciences
Searches Academic Search Premier, Credo Reference, CultureGrams (States Edition only), Military & Government Collection, OmniFile Full Text Select, Opposing Viewpoints, and
Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
- Credo Reference
A selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books. Areas covered include politics, government, sociology, and media studies.
Cultural profiles of over 170 countries plus information on each of the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
A collection of encyclopedias covering many disciplines including history and sociology.
eBooks, Magazine, Newspaper & Journal Articles
- Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
Over 4,500 magazines, newspapers and journal articles from all academic disciplines with abstracts and indexing from an additional 8,000.
- eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
More than 40,000 eBooks on a wide selection of topics. Many are available for checkout and offline viewing. [ Downloading EBSCOhost eBooks ]
- Military & Government Collection (EBSCOhost)
Full text magazine, newspaper, and journal articles pertaining to all branches of the military.
- OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost)
Full text articles from roughly 1,000 magazines and journals covering a range of disciplines including the social sciences.
- Opposing Viewpoints - FULL TEXT
Pro/con coverage of controversial contemporary issues. Includes full text magazine and newspaper articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, and links to relevant websites.
- SIRS Researcher - FULL TEXT
Thousands of full text magazine and newspaper articles exploring current events and social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political and global issues.
- Black Studies in Video
Features award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.
- HeritageQuest Online
Research your family history with this genealogy database. Contains census records, Revolutionary War pension and bounty-land warrant application files, Freedman's Bank records, family histories, and local history books.
- Women and Social Movements in the United States
Primary source doucments and other publications related to the history of women in social movements in the United States from 1600-1900.