These are some well-known sociology journals:
Use library databases to search many journals, magazines and other published sources at one time.
You may want to select the "full text" or "scholarly journals" option with some databases.
- SocINDEX with Full Text
- Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, book chapters, and government reports.
- CQ Researcher
Reports on "hot" topics with detailed analysis and opposing viewpoints.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Search many specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks.
- Gender Studies Database
Covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. It includes more than 869,000 records with coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present.
- LGBT Life with Full Text
Full text for more than 120 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as more than 150 full-text monographs and books.
- MEDLINE with Full Text
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Editorials, news, statistics, multimedia, and web sites on controversial topics.
- SAGE Journals Online
Journals in communications, criminology, education, health, management, political science, psychology, and sociology.
- Periodicals Archive Online
- Journal Citation Reports
Compare how frequently individual journals have been cited by scholars.
- Web of Science
An important index for graduate-level research in the social sciences. (Citations only).
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For some topics, you may want to explore research or news from other fields of study.
Use these library guides to quickly find the best databases in each field: