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SOC 985: Qualitative Field Research: Journal Articles

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Article Database: Top Pick

Use a library database to find journal articles on your research topic.

If you are new to using indexes, this guide on Tips for Finding Articles will be useful.  If you need a refresher on how to identify scholarly journal articles, refer to the Scholarly vs. Popular articles chart

Top Pick!

More Article Indexes

Topics in sociology often overlap with complementary areas of inquiry.  To that end, it may be useful to search within a multidisiplinary index, or other subject specific indexes.  The list below is NOT COMPREHENSIVE and is intended as a starting point to direct you towards indexes that are often relevant to sociology topics.  Be sure to browse in the e-resources for a complete listing of all MSU article databases.

Multidisciplinary Indexes

General Social Sciences

Additional Subject Specific Databases


Criminal Justice


Environmental Studies

Family Studies & Human Ecology

Gender Studies



Political Science

Public Policy


Social Work/Social Services

Urban Studies

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