Electronic Resources at LCSC:
SocINDEX with Full Text - contains full text for 253 "core"
coverage sociology journals dating back to 1895, and 72 "priority" coverage
journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and
monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.
OneFile - a general journal index covering many disciplines, not
just Social Work. Contains full-text of some articles.
ERIC - Contains citations and abstracts for over 750 educational
journals and related documents from the Education Resource Information Center.
May be useful for child-related topics. The LCSC Library has the ERIC Documents on microfiche, going back to Document
#247370. You will get the best results if your search uses the database's
InfoTrac Criminal Justice - A subset of Academic OneFile, this database
provides full-text articles related to criminal justice.
InfoTrac GLBT Life and Issues - A subset of Academic OneFile, this
database provides full-text articles related to gays, lesbians, bisexuals
and transgendered individuals.
InfoTrac Psychology Collection - A subset of Academic OneFile, this
database provides full-text articles related to psychology.
InfoTrac US History - A subset of Academic OneFile, this database
provides full-text articles related to U.S. history.
Provides indexing for more than
1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association
journals and international legal journals. Contains law-related articles
from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.
PsycINFO - Contains more than 1.8 million
citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books,
dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology. Journal
coverage, which dates back to the 1800s, includes international material
selected from more than 1,700 periodicals in over 30 languages. You
will get the best results if your search uses the database's subject terms!
Other Paper Indexes at LCSC:
Social Work Abstracts - A paper index
in the LCSC Library, 1994-Present. Covers the social work profession,
case management, psychotherapy, community development, family & couples
therapy, group therapy, addictions, aging & the aged, child & family welfare,
criminal justice & violence, disabilities, mental retardation, civil & legal
rights, public welfare, rural & urban issues, social policy & legislation.
Provides abstracts (summaries) of the articles.
Women's Studies Abstracts - a Paper
Index in the LCSC Library, 1983-Present. Covers women studies, psychology of women, sex
roles, sexuality, family, society, violence against women, religion,
philosophy & ethics, sports & physical capabilities, family planning,
pregnancy, abortion, performing arts, interpersonal relations, prejudice & sex
discrimination, women's liberation movement, biography. Provides
abstracts of publications.
Criminal Justice Abstracts - a Paper
Index in the LCSC Library, 1976-Present.
Covers offenders & victims, juvenile justice &
delinquency, police, courts & the legal process, adult corrections, crime
prevention & control strategies. Provides abstracts of current books,
journal articles, and reports.