Sociology Guide

Libraries@Trocaire

Research Databases: Journal Articles and Images

The complete list of our databases and more are available in the Research section of the website.

Articles not available in full-text can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

ProQuest

ProQuest has two options:

  • ProQuest Central is a large collection of scholarly and popular articles in a broad range of subjects. ProQuest Social Science and Sociology Journals are located here.
  • ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health offers scholarly articles for nursing and allied health education.
  • PsycARTICLES is one of the most popular databases for finding articles on psychology and the social sciences.

Citation Tips for ProQuest

Click on the Cite icon to open the citation options in ProQuest. Select the citation style needed. Simply copy and paste the citation for your paper.


Please be aware that the information in your citation may be correct but the format of the citation may be incorrect. If you need help setting up a citation or reference page, check out this citation guide or contact a librarian.

Citation Tips for Gale

Look for the Tools on the right side of the window. Click the Cite icon in the middle of the list. Select the citation style needed. Simply copy and paste the citation to your paper.


Please be aware that the information in your citation may be correct but the format of the citation may be incorrect. If you need help setting up a citation or reference page, check out this citation guide or contact a librarian.

Access our library catalog to find books available in our collection. Reference and Reserve books may only be used in the Library. Circulating books may be checked out for 28 days. Reserve and circulating books require a valid Trocaire ID to be checked out. Books not available in our collection can be obtained through AcademicSHARE.

Newer Circulating Books*


*Circulating books may be check out for 28 days with a valid Trocaire ID.

eBooks from EBSCOhost and EBL can be downloaded using Adobe Digital Editions.


Mobile devices may also need Bluefire Reader.

Streaming videos have a direct link in the catalog.

You can also access the videos through Films on Demand and Kanopy.

Kanopy

Outside Resources

American Memory
Collection of the historical and social foundations of the U.S. from the Library of Congress.


ASA Style – Quick Tips
Tips for writing papers in ASA Style.


CIA World Factbook
Information about countries and cultures including customs, food, society and transnational relations.


FedStats

Provides access to the full range of official statistical information produced by the Federal Government without having to know in advance which Federal agency produces which particular statistic


GLAAD
Informational and consumer resources on issues of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights.


UNESCO
United Nations organization dedicated to preserving educational, cultural and human rights.


Women and Gender Studies Links
Topics on various issues maintained by librarians in the Women and Gender Studies Section of Association of College and Research Librarians.

Josh Rakower, ME, MLS

Sociology Librarian