Databases About 'Social Sciences'


Academic OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

Premier source of peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content across the academic disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers; Reference; Video and Music


Academic Search Elite (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary with full text for more than 2,100 journals, including over 1,700 peer-reviewed titles covering virtually every area of academic study with backfiles as far back as 1985.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Biography in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on the world's most influential people including authoritative reference content, periodicals and multimedia for searching people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Resource Types: Reference


Contemporary Women's Issues (Gale) - Full Text

Focuses on the critical issues and events that influence women's lives in more than 190 countries through often overlooked publications, non-governmental reports, and grass roots organizations.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers; Reference


Diversity Studies Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Explores cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Access to RFK library's collection of over 40,000 electronic books on EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary eBooks).

Resource Types: Books; Reference


European Views of the Americas : 1493 to 1750 (EBSCOhost)

Contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples.

Resource Types: Reference


Gender Studies Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Covers such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


General OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

News and periodical articles covering business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers


Global Issues in Context (Gale) - Full Text

International viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events featuring hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals enhanced by podcasts, video, and interactive graphs.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference; Video and Music


JSTOR (Jstor) - Full Text

GSC's four JSTOR collections provide access to 471 full text journals. Our JSTOR collections are: Arts and Sciences II; Arts and Sciences III; Ecology & Botany; and Language & Literature. These collections cover a large number disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


LearningExpressLibrary (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Practice Tests/Tutorial Courses/Writing Improvement. Provided courtesy of the West Virginia Library Commission's WV Info Depot. Offers study guides, e-books, and practice tests for major standardized exams like the GRE, Praxis, ASVAB and many others.

Resource Types: Test Preparation


LegalTrac (Gale) - Full Text

Indexing and selective full-text for all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers with coverage of federal and state cases, laws and regulations, legal practice and taxation, as well as British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) (EBSCOhost) - Librarianship

Indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings covering librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Resource Types: Reference


MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary with full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, over 164,400 primary source documents and an Image collection of over 592,000 photos, maps and flags.

Resource Types: Reference


Military and Intelligence Database (Gale) - Full Text

Covers all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs including key subject areas such as governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Newspaper Archives (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Provided courtesy of the West Virginia Library Commission's WV Info Depot. Contains tens of millions of searchable newspaper pages dating as far back as 1607.

Resource Types: News and Newspapers


Newspaper Source (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S. and international newspapers, selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full text television and radio news transcripts.

Resource Types: News and Newspapers


OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text material from approximately 2,700 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed covering many disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues featuring continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference


Points of View Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Provides information that presents multiple sides of 343 controversial topics. Also offers guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers.

Resource Types: Reference


Pop Culture Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Proquest Criminal Justice (Proquest) - Full Text

Covers all areas of criminal justice with full text scholarly journals, trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs and other relevant materials for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement and other related fields.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Psychology Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Covers the study of emotions, personality, and the human mind for both researchers and general users.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Readers' Guide Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text for more than 250 titles with indexing/abstracting for an even broader selection of the most-wanted popular periodicals providing comprehensive current events coverage and curriculum support in areas of art, business, education, entertainment, health & medicine, history, politics, religion, sports & fitness, travel and much more.


Religion and Philosophy Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Balanced content that covers topics across a wide range of philosophies and religions.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Salem History - Milestone Documents in American History (Salem Press) - Full Text

Milestone Documents in American History combines 134 full-text primary source documents with expert analysis and commentary covering the years 1763-2003.


Social Sciences Full Text (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Access to some of the most important journals published in the social sciences including indexing for over 625 periodicals dating back as far as 1983.


Statista (Statista) - Full Text

Provides statistics and data aggregation covering international markets, industries, and societal topics with special focus on U.S., EU, UK and China. All statistics and forecasts can be directly downloaded in PNG/PDF, Excel, and PowerPoint formats - and according to academic citation standards.


TEAS - Test Prep Review (TestPrepReview.com) - Full Text

Provides free unofficial review materials for a variety of exams through Test Prep Review and TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills).

Resource Types: Test Preparation


TOPICsearch (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Contains full text from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. Covers social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


U.S. History in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History with authoritative reference content, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to websites.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference; Video and Music


US History Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History with authoritative reference content, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to websites.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Video and Music


War and Terrorism Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Balanced coverage of both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war and terrorism; of interest to analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history, and social science.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


World History Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Balanced coverage of events in world history plus current scholarly work related to the field.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


World History In Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History with authoritative reference content, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to websites.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference; Video and Music


World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean (Gale) - Full Text

Reference, periodicals, multimedia, reports, studies, journals, newspapers, and statistical data with an archive of digitized primary documents focused on the history of Latin America and the Caribbean back to the early 1800s through the contemporary period sourced from collections in the U.S. and abroad.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference


WVDeli (Overdrive) - Full Text

West Virginia Digital Entertainment Library Initiative. Checkout and download audiobooks, eBooks, music and video from a rapidly growing library collection of digital materials. Sign in by selecting Glenville State College from the library drop down list and using your ten digit college ID number. Call 304-462-4109 if you need help (you must be a registered RFK Library patron).

Resource Types: Books; Reference; Video and Music