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Anthropology and Sociology

Featured Databases

Ageline
Provides extensive coverage of age and age-related issues. Updated 3 times per year.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Anthropology Plus
Combines the Anthropological Literature (from Harvard University) with the Anthropological Index (from the Royal Anthropological Institute). Gives extensive worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Annual Reviews
Publishes critical reviews of primary research in 34 disciplines including Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Bibliography of Asian Studies
Indexes principally western-language articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia; includes citations for all articles published since 1992 in 100+ of the most important journals in Asian studies. (NOTE: This resource is available for the Kent and Stark campuses only)

Bibliography of Native North Americans
Citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents covering native North American culture, history, and life. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Chicano Database
Identifies all types of material on Mexican-American topics and about Chicanos; it also includes the broader Latino experience, including Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, Central American immigrants. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Handbook of Latin American Studies
Offers scholarly evaluations of books, journal articles and other resources in the field of Latin American studies.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

LGBT Life
Index, abstracts and full text of articles on LGBT issues.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Oxford Reference Online
Contains entries from over 100 major discipline-related dictionaries and other publications from Oxford University Press. Coverage includes the sciences, foreign languages, art and architecture, politics, business, literature and more. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

PAIS Database
Contains citations and abstracts to articles in business and the social sciences emphasizing public policy and modern political, social, and economic issues.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Covers more than 510 full text titles covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Sharpe Online Reference
Includes full-text, searchable versions of seven reference encyclopedias: Colonial America; Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era; Encyclopedia of the Jazz Age; Postwar America; Encyclopedia of American Folklife; Encyclopedia of American Social Movements; Social Issues in America. These titles can be searched simultaneously or reviewed individually.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Social Sciences Citation Index
Provides citations and cited references to more than 1,700 social sciences journals. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

SocINDEX
Features more than 1,300,000 records from a sociology-specific thesaurus. Abstracts are included for more than 620 journals dating back to 1895. Indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources is included, and cited references are also provided. All subdisciplines of sociology are covered. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Social Explorer
Users can create statistical reports and map census data for comparison.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Sociological Abstracts
Contains information from 2600 international journals in the areas of sociology, and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.

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Religion Bibliography (Word HTML PDF)
Sociology Bibliography (Word HTML PDF)

Periodicals in KentLINK ...
with a subject heading of anthropology--periodicals
with a subject heading of sociology--periodicals

Periodicals in OhioLINK ...
with a subject heading of anthropology--periodicals
with a subject heading of sociology--periodicals

Electronic Journals for
Anthropology
Sociology and Social Studies

Recent Stark Campus Library Anthropology Purchases

Recent Stark Campus Library Sociology Purchases

Stark Campus Sociology & Anthropology Department Web Page
Kent Campus Department of Anthropology Web Page
Kent Campus Department of Sociology Web Page