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SY5990 Senior Seminar (Prof. Blackstone): Articles, Databases, Data

sociology, criminology

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Scholarly vs. Popular Periodicals

Need to find scholarly articles? Watch this video (by the Peabody Library at Vanderbuilt University) to get an overview of what is scholarly. (3:11 min.)

Types of Scholarly Articles

Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries

Google Scholar

Google Scholar searches the Internet for scholarly sources, including peer-reviewed papers, articles, abstracts, books, and theses. It is helpful for tracking down or verifying partial citations.

Change Google Preferences on your computer to show links to Old Westbury Library resources within search results.

Off-Campus Access

When accessing a database from off-campus, you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Enter the same username and password that you use to logon to campus computers.

Call Computing Services for more information about computing accounts at (516)876-2741.

Selected Databases for Sociology & Related Subjects

These databases are restricted to SUNY Old Westbury affiliates.  

Statistical Sources

SUNY Old Westbury Library, Old Westbury, NY 11658
(516) 876-3150