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This guide provides access to resources in Sociology, including but not limited to information on searching for books and articles and information on publishing.


The library provides access to books from a variety of publishers.  You will find these books in the library catalog, and may either find it in the areas listed below or follow the link directly to the book to read it online. Tips on how to use the library catalog, may be found here.

The Library of Congress call numbers for Sociology materials are listed below.  Note that many topics of interest to sociology students and faculty are in other subject areas, such as business and economics, environmental sciences and natural resources, political science, and law, to name a few.  The library catalog will indicate the call number and location of items in the library.

E185  W.E.B. Dubois works

HM   General Sociology

HN   Social History, Problems, and Reform

HS   Societies

HT601-   Classes, Races

HV6001-   Criminology, Criminal Justice


E-Reference Materials

General Sociology Websites

New Books in Sociology and Social Work

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Some early works in Sociology

If you'd like to create a timeline like the one below, or for assistance with digital tools including but not limited to visualizations, text analysis, or online publications, please contact Ashley Maynor or any of the librarians in the Scholar's Collaborative.

- Special Thanks to Dr.'s Bohon, Christian, and Dahms for their assistance in the creation of this timeline.