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SYP 4453: Global Social Change / Dr. Koppelman

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When to Use Indexes/Databases vs. Electronic Journals

Are you trying to decide whether to use our Indexes/Databases vs. Electronic Journals?

If you are researching a particular topic and you know the name of the database you want to use click on the following:  

If you are looking for a specific journal title and want to see if we have access to it then click on the following: 

General Databases through FAU

Core Sociology Databases through FAU 

Selected Journal Titles


  • American Journal of Sociology
  • American Sociological Review
  • Annual Review of Sociology
  • Administrative Science Quarterly
  • Social Forces
  • Sociological Methodology
  • Social Psychology Quarterly
  • Demography
  • Population and Development Review
  • Sociological Research Online
  • Media, Culture, & Review

Locating Full-Text Articles

Select Find it @ FAU if the article you are looking for does not appear as full text in the database.