Alumni Library

Research by Subject: Social Sciences

Core Resources

JSTOR | tutorial

Used by millions for research, teaching, and learning. With more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources, JSTOR is one of the world's most trusted sources for academic content.

Biography in Context | tutorial

Use Gale Biography in Context to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Springer Articles

Providing researchers with access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols and reference works.

Gale World History in Context | tutorial

Gale World History in Context is a compilation of authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Hathi Trust Full-text access pre-1923. Pages saved or printed individually.

Hathi Trust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. There are more than sixty partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide.

Opposing Viewpoints

Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

Global Issues in Context | tutorial

Global Issues in Context features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Additional Resources

LexisNexis Academic | tutorial

LexisNexisAcademic provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information back to the 1980's.

Article Databases A-Z

Browse all our resources and article databases A-Z.

Subject Specialists

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