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SOC310 Youth Justice

Understanding Peer Review and Scholarly Sources

                            Need an explanation of what a peer-reviewed scholarly source is?  Check out the video below.

Keyword Worksheet

                            Need help developing keywords?  Watch the video below and download our Keyword Worksheet.

How to Use Sociological Abstracts

                            The tips and tricks described in this video can be used in some of the other databases listed below.

                            Need more help with Boolean operators?  Check out our Searching with Boolean Operators guide.

Finding Journal Articles

Sociology and Criminology:

Political Science:


Indigenous Studies:

Multi/Interdisciplinary databases in Social Sciences and Humanities:

Legal Databases:

Can't find what you're looking for? Check out the Bora Laskin Law Library's Guide to Finding Law Journal and Journal Articles for links to more resources.

Searching LexisNexis Quicklaw, WestlawNext, and HeinOnline isn't intuitive.  Check out the help documentation below for instructions and search tips:

 The Library does not subscribe to all WestlawNext and Quicklaw modules.  If you need assistance, please contact the Sociology Liaison Librarian.

Is Your Article Peer-Reviewed?

Not sure if your article is peer-reviewed? Check out our video for instructions on how to search Ulrich's Periodical.

Get it! UTL Not Working

button not working in the database?  Check out our video for instructions on how to search for an article using the citation.