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SOC 330: Media & Society: Find Articles

Selected resources and research tools for SOC 330.

Searching for Articles

If you need to find articles on a topic, start with one of the databases below.  Database information on this page is useful if you need to start research on a topic, but don't know what's been published on it.  If you need to find a specific journal title, search one of the eJournal lists on the right.  eJournal information on this page is useful if you want to browse a particular journal, rather than a specific topic.

Need help figuring out what these types of articles are? See the Research Tutorials tab.

Many databases provide filters to limit your results to only scholarly articles. These filters may be refered to as Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed or Refereed Articles. Instructors at the university are often expecting you to use these types of resources for your assignments.

Selected Research Databases

See our full list of databases by title and subject.

  Google Scholar

A Google tool that limits your search to scholarly, academic or peer-reviewed articles.

For maximum benefit:

  • Click on Scholar Preferences
  • Type "Stony Brook" in the Library Links section search box
  • Check the box next to Stony Brook University - SUNY - Fulltext @ Stony Brook
Google Scholar Search

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eJournal Collections

A selection of eJournal collections for research in sociology and social sciences.  Many eJournals are available in multiple databases; for complete holdings information, use the eJournals search tool to the left of this list.