This is the "Home" page of the "Sociology *" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Sociology *   Tags: core_subject_guides, gender, race, sociology, statistics  

Library Research and Resources for Sociology
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

Home Print Page

Research Quick Start: Sociology

For more resources, see the Find Books and Find Journal Articles pages.

  • Sociological Abstracts
    International selection of sociology and related social science journals, plus conference papers, books and dissertations.
  • Web of Knowledge (Web of Science)
    Tip: To increase the relevancy of results, limit your search to the Social Sciences Citation Index using the check boxes below the search field.
  • ProQuest Research Library
    Large, interdisciplinary database including journals, newspapers and other publications, with many in full text.
  • Homer
    USC Library's catalog of books.
  • Inter-Library Loan
    Request books and articles not available through USC Libraries.

Other Useful Guides

Research Assistance

    • Sociology Librarian
      Email the sociology librarian, Katharin Peter (, to request an appointment.
    • Doheny Library Reference Desk Hours
      Visit or call the Doheny Library Reference Desk to speak with a USC librarian directly: (213) 740-4039. Click link (above) for today's hours.
    • Ask-A-Librarian
      See options for contacting a librarian in-person or by phone, email or 24/7 chat.

    New Library Database: March of Time Newsreels

    Children In Trouble Screenshot

    Click screenshot above to watch the New York State Commission's 1947 Children in Trouble newsreel or access the complete March of Times database to view more newsreels.

    • March of Time Newsreels
      "From 1935-1967, American theatergoers and television watchers were witness to Time Inc.'s unique and controversial newsreel series, The March of Time. Now, for the first time, this groundbreaking series is available in online streaming video... The newsreels have been restored to their original luster by HBO Archives, allowing viewers to experience these historic newsreels as audiences did in earlier decades."

    Sociology Librarian

    Profile Image
    Katharin Peter
    Contact Info
    VKC Library, B40a
    * Asterisk in guide title indicates core subject guide

    Loading  Loading...