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SOAN 111: Introduction to Sociology

For Professor Annette Nierobisz -- Fall 2018

How Do I Find Articles From All of These Journals?

To search across multiple journals at once, use the resources listed on the front page of this guide. If you want to search one journal at a time, you have several options:

Follow the links here to search just the content in Carleton's collections

Google the journal and search on the publisher's site

Recommended Journals

Top Journals for this Class

  • Journal of Family Issues
  • Ethnic and Racial Studies
  • Social Forces
  • Sociological Perspectives
  • Social Problems
  • Social Science Quarterly
  • The Sociological Quarterly
  • Sociological Forum
  • Sociological Compass
  • Children & Youth Services Review
  • Qualitative Sociology
  • Journal of Contemporary Ethnography
  • Social Science and Medicine

Journals to Avoid (for now)

Journals to Avoid

As undergraduate non-majors or early majors, avoid the following prominent journals. They are too specialized to be of much use to you at this point.

  • American Sociological Review
  • American Journal of Sociology