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SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology: Articles

Resources and tools for introductory sociology.

Library Databases

Publicagenda.org

http://www.publicagenda.org/

This website is freely available on the open web, and offers information on a myriad of social issues, with a particular focus on public opinion regarding such issues.  Browse the site by topic, or search the site. 

Newspaper Articles

Lexis Nexis
A database that contains current, up-to-date newspapers, both regional and international.  It also contains magazines, law reviews, medical journals, state and federal codes and case law.

Newspaper Source
Another newspaper database that contains not only regional newspapers (both the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Daily News are searchable in full-text), but also news transcripts from radio and television news shows.