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An index of journals and books in sociology, social work, and criminology. (Some full-text).
A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, book chapters, and government reports. (Some full-text).
Journal archives back to 1831. Recent issues (past 3-5 years) not included. (Full-text).
Purchase made possible by a generous donation from the Rockwell Fund.
A multi-disciplinary index of journal and magazine articles from 1982 to present. (Some full-text).
Journals in communications, criminology, education, health, management, political science, psychology, and sociology. (Full-text).
An index of high impact research journals in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. (Citations only).
U.S. Census Burea data on people, housing, and the economy for the nation, cities, counties, or ZIP codes. (Full-text).
A digital collection of historical content covering U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture. (Full-text).
An index of journals and magazines in every field of study. (Citations only).
Reports on "hot" topics with detailed analysis and opposing viewpoints. (Full-text).
Electronic books with full-text searching, bookmarks, and personal notes. (Full-text).
Free software is required: download ebrary Reader™
EBSCOhost E-Books (formerly NetLibrary)
Electronic books from academic, professional, and popular publishers. (Full-text).
Basic information from specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks. (Full-text).
An Internet search engine for scholarly journals and books with links to UHD-purchased content. (Some full-text).
Articles from social science and humanities journals about the Hispanic/Latino world. (Full-text).
An interdisciplinary encyclopedia of aging. (Full-text).
An interdisciplinary encyclopedia for students. (Full-text).
A summary of research on homelessness. (Full-text).
Covers essential sociological theories and theorists. (Full-text).
A comprehensive encyclopedia of sociology. (Full-text).
Watch films and video in the humanities, sciences, business, health and social sciences. (Streaming media).
Profiles of individual ethnic groups in the United States. (Full-text).
Coveres issues and culture of the deaf and hearing-impaired community. (Full-text).
Covers family life in various countries and religious traditions. (Full-text).
Covers key concepts and people in the social sciences. (Full-text).
Covers key concepts, people, and theories in social science scholarship. (Full-text).
Covers all aspects of death and dying. (Full-text).
Now known as EBSCOhost E-Books. (This cross-reference will be removed on 7/21/12).
An archive of the newspaper from 1980 to present. (Full-text).
A cover-to-cover archive of the newspaper from 1851 to 2003. (Full-text).
Essays on controversial topics from books, magazines, journals, news, primary source, and web sites. (Full-text).
Articles from over 550 periodicals in the social sciences and humanities from 1665 - 2000. (Full-text).
Resources on American popular culture from 1900 to the present. (Full-text).
Electronic journals in the humanities and the social sciences. (Full-text).
Scholarly and scientific articles from, and about, Spanish-language regions. (Some full-text).
Social, political, and economic statistics of the United States from 1878 to present. (Full-text).
A catalog of 58 million books, dissertations, sound recordings, and videos available in libraries. (Citations only).
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