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Databases: Social Sciences

Search Multiple Databases

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    Searches WebPAC (Catalog), Academic Search Premier, Academic Video Online, Britannica Academic, eBook Collection, Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia, Global Road Warrior, Kanopy, MasterFILE Complete, Newswires, OmniFile Full Text Select, Opposing Viewpoints, Points of View Reference Center, Primary Search, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection, and the following websites: BC Open Textbook Project, British Library EThOs, DASH, Directory of Open Access Books,Directory of Open Access Journals, Henry Stewart Talks, JSTOR Open Community Collections, LUNA Commons, Manuscriptorium Digital Library, Milne Open Textbook Project, OAIster, OAPEN Library, Open Research Library, Open Textbook Library, OpenStax, SSOAR and TDX.

Ethnic & Minority Groups

  • Omaha Star (NewsBank) link opens in new window
    Digital images from Omaha's only African-American newspaper. Covers 1938-2011.
  • Women and Social Movements in the United States link opens in new window
    Primary source documents and other publications related to the history of women in social movements in the United States from 1600-2000.



  • Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCOhost) link opens in new window
    Full text articles covering topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

  • Gale eBooks link opens in new window
    A collection of encyclopedias covering many disciplines, including history and sociology.
  • Global Road Warrior link opens in new window
    County profiles covering business, culture, demographics, travel information, the economy, food, religion, maps, images, and more.

Other Databases

  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost) link opens in new window
    More than 4,600 magazines, newspapers and journals from all academic disciplines.
  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) link opens in new window
    eBooks covering a wide range of topics and subject areas. [ Downloading EBSCOhost eBooks ]
  • MasterFILE Complete (EBSCOhost) link opens in new window
    Multidisciplinary database providing full text from magazines, newspapers, journals, reference books and primary source documents.
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) link opens in new window
    Full text articles from approximately 1,000 magazines and journals covering a range of disciplines, including the social sciences.
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context link opens in new window
    Pro/con coverage of controversial contemporary issues. Includes full text magazine and newspaper articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents and links to relevant websites.
  • Points of View Reference Center link opens in new window
    Find critical essays of current events with an overview and two sides of the issue.
  • SIRS Issues Researcher link opens in new window
    Thousands of full text magazine and newspaper articles exploring current events and social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political and global issues.