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Sociology

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Academic Search Complete

Contains more than 8,500 full-text periodicals with the majority being peer-reviewed journals concerning a wide variety of topics. An index to additional journals, books, reports, and conference...more info

Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of electronic reference books on a variety of topics. Includes encyclopedia entries for arts, business, environment, history, religion, science and technology, as well as general...more info

SAGE eReference Encyclopedias

This database allows users to simultaneously search the contents of over 60 online encyclopedias. Topics covered include African American Studies, Aging & Gerontology, Anthropology, Business...more info

SAGE Journals Online

A collection of over 450 online, peer-reviewed journals and other scholarly content in many disciplines including Management and Organization Studies, Communication Studies, Psychology and Sociology...more info

SSRN - Social Science Research Network

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social...more info

PsycINFO

This database is an authoritative source for scholarly literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health . Produced by the American Psychological Association, PsycINFO covers all aspects of...more info

Sanborn Digital Maps 1867-1970

Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 provides digital access to large-scale historical maps of American towns and cities. Users have the ability to easily manipulate the maps, magnify and zoom in on...more info

Saskia Art Images Collection

Saskia Art Images Collection contains 30,000 digital images of paintings, sculpture and architecture, including images from many important collections, as well as archaeological sites. The images can...more info

Smithsonian Photography Initiative

Image database featuring more than 13 million images in some seven hundred collections throughout Smithsonian museums and research centers. Subject areas include aerospace engineering, history,...more info

ARTstor

ARTstor is a digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research...more info

Springer eBooks

Springer eBooks features the full text of academic publications covering the following subjects: Architecture, Design, Business, Economics, Behavioral Science, Biomedical and Life Sciences, and...more info

Dissertations and Theses

Online database of doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Full-text is available for many items, and ordering/purchasing information is included for those items with no full-text.more info

Dissertations and Theses at IIT

Subset of Dissertations and Theses, an online database of doctoral dissertations, featuring work by IIT students. Full-text is available for many items, and ordering/purchasing information is...more info

American FactFinder

This site offers efficient access to facts about people, business, and geography from the U.S Census. FactFinder tables are summary profiles showing frequently requested data items from various...more info

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)

ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database contains more than 1.3 million records and provides access to information from...more info

Web of Science

One of the world's leading literature sources in the sciences, social sciences, biology, arts and humanities. Also includes proceedings from conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops and...more info

WorldCat

WorldCat is an online catalog that contains the holdings of more than 8,000 libraries worldwide. You can place requests in WorldCat for materials (minus textbooks) not owned by IIT or I-Share...more info

Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Hierarchical thesaurus of nearly 900,000 places. The TGN provides vernacular and English names of places, variant names in other languages, and whenever possible, historical names. The record for a...more info

WorldCat Dissertations and Theses

Search for dissertations and theses held in over 8,000 libraries worldwide. Covers all disciplines and subject areas.more info

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. Set the preferences to include Institute of Technology as...more info

MasterFILE Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals, 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as...more info

JSTOR

JSTOR (Journal STORage) is an archive of important scholarly journals in a variety of subject related to the humanities, physical sciences, and social sciences. JSTOR is not the place to search for...more info

NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers)

Database of reports, papers, and other publications produced by the National Bureau of Economic Research -- a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization.more info

Ethics Codes Collection (ECC)

The Ethics Codes Collection (ECC) is the largest database of codes of ethics and guidelines in the world. It contains over 2,500 individual codes from around 1,500 different organizations, and...more info