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Sociology: Background Info


Welcome to the Sociology Research Guide!

This guide will help you find useful information from the library and outside resources. Use the tabs above to find different types of materials including books, journal articles, and more.

If you need further assistance, don't hesitate to contact your Sociology Librarian, Jessica Howard.

For more information about using the library's resources, visit the Library Tutorials page. You may also find answers to your questions on the library's FAQs page.

Reference Books - Finding Background Information

Reference books, including encyclopedias and dictionaries, can be excellent sources of background information on a topic.  

Credo Reference is a collection of online reference books.  Use the search box below to find entries related to your research topic.

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