Subject guide for Sociological Studies

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Information Commons is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. In some cases these will also be available as ebooks. The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library where you'll find books, theses and print journals.
Information about our other sites
Key databases Key web sites
Database of social work & sociology ebooks published by Oxford University Press British Sociological Association
International bibliography of the social sciences (IBSS) via ProQuest Social Policy Virtual Library
Social sciences citation index
Social care online British Association of Social Workers
Other useful databases for sociological studies Useful websites for Sociological Studies
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