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Find books, articles, databases, and other resources for research in Sociology.


A database is the place to begin searching for articles in scholarly journals. You can select databases by subject, then explore databases to begin finding articles about your topic. Explore Emory's complete database collection.

Below are some databases that may be helpful for your search.

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Prominent journals in Sociology that may be helpful for your search.

  • Journal of Sociology
  • American Journal of Sociology
  • American Sociological Review
  • Sociology
  • The British Journal of Sociology
  • Contemporary Sociology
  • Teaching Sociology
  • Sociology of Education
  • Social Forces
  • Sociological Methodology
  • International Sociology
  • Canadian Journal of Sociology
  • Gender & Society
  • Current Sociology
  • Sociological Methods & Research
  • Sociology of Sport Journal
  • Sociological Theory
  • Journal of Health and Social Behavior
  • Annual Review of Sociology
  • Cultural Sociology
  • Work, Employment & Society
  • Sociological Perspectives
  • Population and Development Review
  • Work and Occupations
  • Rural Sociology
  • Sociological Research Online
  • The Sociological Review
  • Sociology of Health and Illness
  • Qualitative Sociology
  • European Sociological Review
  • City & Community
  • International Journal of Sociology
  • British Journal of Sociology of Education
  • The American Journal of Economics and Sociology
  • International Journal of Comparative Sociology
  • Critical Sociology
  • Youth & Society
  • Journal of Applied Social Science
  • Journal of Historical Sociology
  • International Review for the Sociology of Sport
  • Biodemography and Social Biology
  • Acta Sociologica
  • Law & Society Review
  • Contributions to Indian Sociology
  • Sociology of Religion
  • Chinese Sociological Review
  • European Journal of Sociology
  • International Political Sociology
  • Society and Mental Health
  • Journal of Cultural Economy

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