This guide is designed to be help with research assignments in the Fall 2013 SOC 228 course -- specifically to identify appropriate scholarly or academic tools and techniques.
Questions and comments about this guide and research for this course can be directed to Senior Reference Librarian Dick Grefe.
- Reference Works
Recommended topic introductions and overviews.
- Find Books
Books at W&L and elsewhere.
- Find Articles
Recommends databases to find journal articles.
- Government and Statistics
Information from governments -- national, state, local, international/foreign.
- Citation Styles and Plagiarism
Guides to writing bibliographies and notes. Help with avoiding plagiarism.
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