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Advanced Sociology Research

Find Books & eBooks

Search books on EBSCO Discovery

Start by reading on your topic. Then, find books for your research and bibliography.


Some search terms:

  • Applied sociology

  • Crime -- Sociological aspects

  • Death -- Social aspects

  • Educational sociology

  • Household surveys

  • Individualism

  • Knowledge, Sociology of

  • Poor 

  • Poverty

  • Religion and sociology

  • Social ethics

  • Social problems

  • Socialization

  • Sociology, Urban

  • Spatial analysis (Statistics)

  • Urban policy

You can also search by Tribe or Ethnic Group (such as the Navajo or Hmong).

Need a book the library does not own?

You can request the book through Interlibrary Loan.  Info and a downloadable form are available here!

To search for books available in other libraries, try using

WorldCat -- Search the holdings of more than 10,000 libraries to locate books and identify citation information.


Library of Congress -- Access to the Library of Congress catalog and other online collections.

NOTE: Users do not need to identify a library that owns the book. Simply provide the appropriate information on the form and library staff will do the rest!