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SOCY 122: Introduction to Academic Library Research

Course guide library research tutorial

Queen's Library Online

The Queen's University Library homepage is the gateway to the Library's collections and research tools. 

Among the research tools that one can access from the library homepage are:

 Summon, the Library's Discovery Layer:  allows researchers to simultaneously search the Queen's University  Library catalogue (QCAT) and many of our electronic resources (electronic books, articles from journals, magazines and  newspapers, theses and more) from a single search box

 Library catalogue, QCAT: a search tool that allows you to search our catalogue of books and e-books, journals, media,    special collections, and other materials such as newspapers, government documents, maps, and theses. Note that articles  are not listed in the library catalogue.

 Research Databases: article indexes and research databases


Research by Subject: Library research guides consisting of highly recommended sources for each discipline, including Sociology


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