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SOCY 122: Introduction to Academic Library Research

Course guide library research tutorial

Finding Quality Websites

A useful starting point when you are trying to locate credible websites is to consult the Library's Subject Guides. Each Subject Guide contains a list of recommended websites in a particular subject. The Sociology Subject Guide, for example, contains a selective list of useful websites for Sociology.

Looking for government information? The subject guides on Government Information will provide you with a Google custom search which will save you a significant amount of time. 

Other useful websites

Internet for Sociology
Internet for Sociology is a free online tutorial to help university students develop their Internet research skills.

Collection of web sites organized into over 150 subject areas; also includes links to journals, data archives, publishers, and more.

SocioWeb: A Sociological Resource Center
Listings of sociological resources and research.