Social Sciences

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Includes geography, education, law, criminal justice, philosophy, sociology, psychology, religion, anthropology, and political science, among others.

ProQuest Psychology Journals Full-text for more than 690 psychology publications and over 4,000 psychology dissertations.
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Legal Information Reference Center

Background Information:
Credo Reference Thousands of brief articles on a broad range of subjects. Searches are extendable to our catalog and article databases.
CQ Researcher Topic guide and background information in single-themed, 12,000-word reports. (For off-campus, find password on MyACC's Library tab)
Encyclopedia Britannica Online Access to articles, videos, world atlas, world data and quotations. (For off-campus, find password on MyACC's Library tab)
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Points of View This database is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. Use Points of View as a guide to debate, developing arguments, writing position papers, and for development of critical thinking skills.

Scholarly Articles:
Academic Search Premier Multi-disciplinary, full-text scholarly database.
Academic OneFile General reference center with articles from peer-reviewed scholarly journals, updated daily.
ProQuest Peer-reviewed scholarly journals and newspaper abstracts.

News Articles:
Access World News  Find diverse global perspectives on topics related to controversial issues, the environment, health, science, business, economics, criminal justice and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including business journals, newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, videos and web-only content.

Streaming Videos:
Films on Demand History Video Collection contains thousands of primary source and documentary videos on world history topics.

eBooks:
eBook Academic Collection –
EBSCOhost's eBook Academic Collection has over 130,000 ebooks. 
Ebrary
ProQuest's College Complete is an ebook collection with over 30,000 titles available on a variety of subjects.

Access to databases from off-campus:
To use many of our databases from off-campus, you only need your S number. For the databases marked, usernames and passwords can be found by logging in to MyACC and clicking on the Library tab or by calling us at 303.797.5090.