Selected NMU Databases
The Craft of Writing in Sociology: Developing the Argument in Undergraduate Essays and Dissertations. 3rd floor, call number HM 569 .B35 2017
Dictionary Plus: Social Sciences. (this is an ebook)
A Dictionary of Sociology. (this is an ebook)
Analytical Sociology: Actions and Networks. (this is an ebook)
Contemporary Sociological Thinkers and Theories. (this is an ebook)
SocioSite is designed to get access to information and resources which are relevant for sociologists and other social scientists. It has been designed from a global point of view — it gives access to the world wide scene of social sciences. The intention is to provide a comprehensive listing of all sociology resources on the internet.
In addition to the databases listed on the SO 101 guide:
An open archive of the social sciences, provides a free, non-profit, open access platform for social scientists to upload working papers, preprints, and published papers, with the option to link data and code.
The U.S. Government's Internet Portal. Although this is a general resource, searches here lead you to specific subjects and topics within Federal, state, and local governments. This is an excellent resource for loctating statistics and is a good place to start if you aren't sure what agency or department might deal with your topic.
The finding tool for electronic and print publications from the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the U.S. government. Updated daily.
Writing and Research
Going Public: a Guide for Social Scientists. (this is an ebook)
Learn to Write Badly: How to Succeed in the Social Sciences. 3rd floor. H 61.8 .B55 2013
Social Scientists Meet the Media. (this is an ebook)