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Sociology: Home

Welcome

Welcome to your subject guide to link you to the books, journals, key databases, new research and other online resources for Sociology.

If you're not sure where to start, let these pages be your inspiration. 

  • Books: for information about searching QMU's Discover tool and library catalogue
  • Journals: for suggestions of key journals in your field and how to search them
  • Databases: for suggestions on useful databases for your subject and how to use them
  • Other libraries' resources: where you can go to find resources QMU might not have, or libraries closer to you
  • Referencing: everything you need to know about referencing in the QMU Harvard style

Your Liaison Librarian

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Lauren Smith

Key databases

Click on the 'databases' tab above to see more resources available.

Your Resource Lists

Talis Resource Lists for modules within Sociology

Find a Resource List

Study skills support

Study Skills Workshops

Do you want to find out:

  • What ‘studying’ is all about?
  • Tips and strategies for independent learning?
  • Effective ways to plan, write and research?

Click below to view upcoming workshops run by the Effective Learning Service.

Help videos from ELS

The Effective Learning Service has put together a series of videos to help you develop key academic skills:

ELS workshops

The Effective Learning Service (ELS) offer guidance and support to all students who wish to develop their academic writing and study skills. Their aim is to help you become as self-reliant as possible as you progress through your degree programmes here at QMU.  Check out their workshop timetable below.

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Have you tried... HEB?

HEB collection

ACLS Humanities E-Book is an online collection of over 4,300 books of high  quality in the humanities.

 

Subjects covered include: Film and media studies; Folklore; Literary studies; Music/musicology; Performance studies; Philosophy; Political science; Religion; Sociology; and Women's studies