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- Social Services Abstracts
Bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Coverage is from 1980 to the present. Updated monthly.
- Sociological Abstracts
Sociological Abstracts indexes and abstracts international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
- PsycInfo via Ebsco
Contains nearly 2.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. 97% of the covered material is peer-reviewed.
- Academic Search Premier
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, it provides full text for nearly 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study.
Focuses exclusively on the population aged 50+ and issues of aging. The premier source for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. Also includes information for professionals working in aging-related fields and for consumers.
- LexisNexis Congressional
Includes indexing and full-text for congressional hearings, reports, bills, prints, and documents. Also includes Congressional Record, Federal Register, Code of Federal
Regulations, U.S. Code, public laws, and more.
- CQ Researcher
In-depth coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.
- Counseling and Therapy in Video
Please use the VAST-Psychology and Counseling Streaming Video link just below.
- VAST-Social Sciences Streaming Video (including Counseling and Therapy)
VAST provides streaming video for many subjects. You can make clips, create playlists, and post them to Blackboard. This link will go to the Counseling and Therapy section; to get to all of VAST from that page, click on VAST at the upper left.
- Sage Reference Online
This resource contains hundreds of full-text encyclopedias and other social science reference works from the academic publisher Sage.
Provides access to over 18 million citations in 5,246 medical, nursing, dental, and research journals back to the 1950s.
- PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)
Created by the National Center for PTSD, this database provides citations to all kinds of literature involving PTSD and traumatic stress.
- Vanderbilt Television News Archive
Holds more than 30,000 individual network evening news broadcasts from the major U.S. national broadcast networks: ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN, and more than 9,000 hours of special news-related programming including ABC's Nightline since 1989.
- Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO)
A research methods tool to help researchers, faculty, and students design research projects and understand the methods behind them.
- Social Sciences Citation Index
Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. Find Journal Citation Reports (JCR) under the 'Additional Resources' tab.
- FDsys: America's Authentic Government Information
FDsys provides free online access to official Federal Government publications.
- Dissertations & Theses
The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses, now with many provided in full text.
- Alaska & Polar Periodical Index
Indexes journal articles focusing on Alaska and other arctic regions. Covers all subject areas.
- Arctic Health Literature Database
An index of a variety of Arctic health related articles
- Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Database of U. S. federal assistance programs.
- Mental Measurements Yearbooks (Buros MMY)
MMY contains over 7,000 comprehensive full-text reviews of contemporary testing instruments from the Buros Mental Measurement Yearbooks.
- ETS Test Link
Provides access to more than 25,000 tests and other measurement devices from the early 1900's to the present.
- ICPSR Direct
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. Remote access only for UAA Students from the Anchorage Campus.
Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology from 1985 to present.
- Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
- Psychology Journals
Nearly 300 full-text journals in psychology and related fields, from ProQuest.