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.
InfoTrac Diversity Studies - A subset of Academic OneFile,
this database provides full-text articles related to women,
homosexuals, and ethnic minorities.
InfoTrac GLBT Life and Issues - A subset of Academic OneFile, this
database provides full-text articles related to gays, lesbians, bisexuals
and transgendered individuals.
OneFile - a general journal index covering many disciplines, not
just Social Work. Contains full-text of some articles.
Custom Newspapers - Collection of full-text newspapers
from around the United States and the world.
of 44 newspapers including The New York Times, Wall Street
Journal and Washington Post, plus other important U.S.,
international and minority interest papers.
Archive - News archive search provides an easy way to search and explore
historical archives. In addition to helping you search, News archive search
can automatically create timelines which show selected results from relevant
time periods. Many of these articles may be purchased individually
from the provider. Remember to check the
Journal List first to see if the article is available to you
free-of-charge via the Library!
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!
InfoTrac Psychology Collection - A subset of Academic OneFile, this
database provides full-text articles related to psychology.
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.
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.
- (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature).
Provides citations to over 1600 nursing and allied health journals, dating
back to 1982.
Health Reference Center Academic (A Thomson Gale database) -
Provides articles from 750 sources, plus citations from an additional 2200
journals in medicine, health, nursing and allied health areas.
Health & Wellness Resource Center (A Thomson Gale database) - General,
less academic health information than found in Health Reference Center
Academic. It includes full-text of articles, newletters, and
pamphlets, as well as reference works, such as The Gale Encyclopedia of
Medicine, and short videos.
Covers the fields of medicine, nursing,
dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical
sciences. Provides access to 9 million
citations in MEDLINE and Pre-MEDLINE (with links to participating on-line
journals), and other related databases. Provided by the National Library of Medicine, part of the
Federal Government's National Institutes of Health.
Paper Indexes at LCSC Library:
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.