Sociology is a broad discipline that consists of a scientific study of society, illustrating how members of society interact with each other as individuals and also through associations, groups and institutions. It includes other social sciences such as psychology, political science, and economics.
Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
Handbooks, Methodology, and Statistics
Resources in Sociology may be found throughout the library: in the Reference Room, in the General and Oversize Collections, in the Serials/Microforms area and in Government Documents (see Building Guide).
Use the following sections of the Library of Congress Classes for Sociology to browse the shelves for books and periodicals. (For a listing of what the initial letters of LC Classes stand for, see the Library of Congress Classification Outline).
Use the Superintendent of Documents (SuDoc) classification to locate items in the Government Documents Collection.
For search tips see Search Tips and Information About the OhioLINK Central Catalog.
See Find Books for additional resources.
Search: Databases, Indexes and Abstracts
Browse or search: the OhioLINK Electronic Journal Center
World Wide Web Resources in Sociology