Select these specific subject databases in ProQuest and EBSCO to find the most relevant results when searching for articles in sociological topics.
For more information on how to select specific subject databases in ProQuest and EBSCO, view the "How to Select Databases in ProQuest and EBSCO" tab.
The databases below link to the off-campus sign-in that requires your 7-digit student ID. Once signed in, select the parent database you wish to search (ProQuest or EBSCO). For information on how to sign in off-campus using myCSMD, go to the "Off-Campus Access: myCSMD."
Once in the parent database, select the database(s) listed below, using the instructions on the "How to Select" tab.
You can access the ProQuest, EBSCO, and Gale/Infotrac datasbases from off-campus.
The Advanced Search page in both ProQuest and EBSCO gives you options to limit the type of resourses that will show up in your results list, leading to more relevant results.
Full Text, Peer Reviewed, and Scholarly Journals
Select the "Full text" box to retrieve atricles with the full text available (not just a summary and citation).
Select the "Peer reviewed" and "Scholarly journals" boxes to limit to academic research journals.
Use "Publication date" (called "Published date" in EBSCO) to limit results to a specific time period.
The library provides a free service for currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff called Interlibrary Loan (ILL).
Fill out the form, and we will try to track down a copy of the article you are looking for.
Articles usually arrive within 2-4 weeks.