Best Bet Databases in
Urban & Community Studies
- Academic Search Premier
Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches.
1980s-present (dates may vary).
- Sociological Abstracts
Scholarly journal articles about sociology and other social and behavioral sciences. Includes culture & social structure; economic development; evaluation research; family & social welfare; management and complex organizations; policy planning.
- ABI/INFORM Global
Articles in business, finance, management, accounting, advertising, banking, insurance, marketing, public administration, real estate, and telecommunications.
1991-current (fulltext); 1971-current (index & abstracts).
Also Known As
- ProQuest ABI/Inform Global
Essential scholarly journals in many academic fields, especially arts, literature, humanities, and biology.
Some back to early 1900s; most recent 2-5 years not available.
- Social Sciences Citation Index
Indexes over 1,700 journals in the social sciences. Some full-text available.
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