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General research guide for the field of Sociology

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Call Numbers

Library of Congress Call Numbers to browse in the print reference collection or in the general collection for Sociology:

  • HM - Sociology
  • HN - Social Problems
  • HQ - Women Studies, Gender, Family
  • HT - Communities, Race
  • HV - Criminology
  • HX - Socialism, Communism, Utopias

This is only a partial list of the call numbers pertaining to Sociology. For a complete listing, go to the Library of Congress Classification Outline, provided by the Cataloging Policy and Support Office of the Library of Congress.

Sociology Reference

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Search by keyword and then use the options in the left-hand menu of the result list to the "Collection" to "Carleton College Reference" or to limit the "Material Type" to "Reference Entries" to find reference articles in Carleton's online and print reference books.

For example, try: stratification

General Research Information

Take a look at the Gould Library general research guides for help on topics such as the following:

subject headings
print reference collection
indexes and electronic databases
web searching