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  • Academic One File
    Academic Search Premier
    AnthroSource
    Associates Programs Source Plus
    Business Economics and Theory
    Communications and Mass Media Collection
    CQ Researcher
    Current Biography
    Digital Culture Books
    General OneFile
    JSTOR
    MasterFile Premier
    MEDLINE
    National Geographic Magazine, 1888-present
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Popular Magazines
    Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
    PsycINFO
    Publications.USA.gov
    Statistical Abstract of the United States

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  • Encyclopedias & More

  • 21st Century Anthropology: A Reference Handbook
    American Decades (1900-1999)
    American Decades (2000-2009)
    Americans at War
    Archaeology in America: An Encyclopedia
    Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th- and 21st-Century America
    Credo Reference
    Critical Food Issues: Problems and State-of-the-Art Solutions Worldwide
    Cultural History of Reading
    Debates on U.S. Immigration
    Disability Through the Life Course
    Encyclopedia Britannica - Academic Edition
    Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History
    Encyclopedia of American Disability History
    Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood
    Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion
    Encyclopedia of Consumer Culture
    Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage
    Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Social Issues
    Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol and Addictive Behavior
    Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
    Encyclopedia of Gender and Society
    Encyclopedia of Gender in Media
    Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity
    Encyclopedia of Geography
    Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
    Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
    Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America
    Encyclopedia of Media and Propaganda in Wartime America
    Encyclopedia of Middle East Wars: The United States in the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, and Iraq Conflicts
    Encyclopedia of Play in Today’s Society
    Encyclopedia of Popular Music
    Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
    Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Society
    Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America
    Encyclopedia of Research Design
    Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender
    Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams: The Evolution, Function, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber
    Encyclopedia of Social Networks
    Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery
    Encyclopedia of the Life Course and Human Development
    Encyclopedia of the Mind
    Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450
    Encyclopedia of World Cultures
    Ethics, Law, and Policy
    Fashion, Costume, and Culture
    Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia
    Food in Context
    Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America
    Gallaudet Encyclopedia of Deaf People and Deafness
    Green Cities: An A to Z Guide
    Green Consumerism: An A to Z Guide
    Green Culture: An A to Z Guide
    Guide to U.S. Foreign Policy: A Diplomatic History
    Immigration in U.S. History
    International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences
    Invisible Wounds of War: Summary & Recommendations for Addressing Psychological and Cognitive Injuries
    Issues That Concern You: Consumer Culture
    Issues That Concern You: Privacy
    Issues That Concern You: Social Networking
    Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World
    Oregon Encyclopedia
    Oxford Reference Online
    The Social History of Crime and Punishment in America: An Encyclopedia
    Tobacco in History and Culture
    Witchcraft in America
    Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life

  • Images, Films, & Audio

  • Ethnographic Video for Instruction & Analysis (EVIA) Digital Archive
    Films on Demand
    Image Quest
    Intelecom Online

  • Government Information

  • American Indian and Alaska Native Resources
    American Memory
    Census Bureau Homepage
    Children
    EJView: Environmental Justice
    HUD USER
    Immigration Statistics
    National Map
    Science.gov
    Statistical Abstract of the United States
    Statistical Abstracts of the United States - Historical
    United Nations (UN)

  • Websites

  • Ethnographic Video for Instruction & Analysis (EVIA) Digital Archive
    Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR)
    Human Development Reports
    Human Rights Watch
    Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
    National Historical Geographic Information System (NHGIS)
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    Pew Research Center
    Public Agenda
    The Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)
    Urban Institute: Unemployment and Recovery Project

  • Library Resources for Social Science

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