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Sociology Resources

A library research guide to support ESU students and faculty in Sociology.


Welcome to the Sociology LibGuide!

Navigate the red pages (on the left) for a general overview of resources in this discipline. You will find information on locating books, searching for journal articles, advanced tips on utilizing sociology databases and other valuable research information. 

Review the Search Strategies first to get tips on constructing your search before you go to the library databases. 

Library Quick Links are listed below

Questions? Stop by Kemp Library's Circulation Desk for Research Assistance or call 570-422-3594 You can also contact Michelle Donlin, the library liaison for Sociology (click the blue Email Me button on the left).

For information about ESU's Sociology program, please contact the Sociology, Social Work, & Criminal Justice Department.


Fall 2020 Research Assistance hours

Fall 2020 Research Assistance Hours

Contact the Librarians at

Contact the librarians!

Library Quick Links

Use to find books, ebooks, print journals.
Use to locate databases that match your topic.  Databases are the primary place to look for articles. *Notice that Academic Search Complete is listed in nearly every subject area.  When in doubt about where to begin try Academic Search Complete.
Use to request books and articles not at ESU
Steps to connect remotely  
Find where your item is shelved quickly and easily