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SGPS: Sociology of the Family

Resources for the Sociology of the Family

Family of Geese

This guide has Databases, Books, and Journals selected just for your course.

If you are having trouble getting results or selecting the right resources, feel free to contact a librarian with questions!


Subject Databases


Demographics and Statistical Data



General and Reference Databases


There are thousands of eBooks available in our collection with sociology as the subject and family or marriage as keywords. Depending on the exact topic, there should be many more options as well. Use this list, and filter by subject to narrow your results.



If you'd like to browse journals to see what topics are currently being covered in sociology journals, Journal Finder is good for browsing. Look for the categories on the left of the page and try narrowing your search to the sociology category. These journals are also all searchable through Quick Search.


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  • The Research Process
  • Search Strategy & Techniques
  • Citation
  • Evaluating Sources
  • Finding Specific Types of Information
  • Writing Assistance

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