“This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. It features full-text articles, indexing and abstracts for an array of journals, books and more.”
see also Art Index Retrospective (1929-1984)
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Full text of 2000+ core research journals from the year of their inception, many dating back to the early 1900's, providing high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated.
JSTOR also contains hundreds of Open-Access eBooks.
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a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to over 300+ high quality humanities and social sciences journals from over 60 scholarly publishers.
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"ProQuest Sociology covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles indexed in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. As well as hundreds of full text scholarly journals, the database also includes over 500 recent full-text doctoral dissertations on sociology."
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American Psychological Association's (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health.
"contains approximately 3 million citations and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with DOIs for over 1.4 million records. Ninety-eight percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, technology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others. Journal coverage, which spans from the1800s to present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages."
* 1927-1947 Microfilm BF1.P65
* 1948-2004 print in remote storage
a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences.
Social Sciences Index (H.W. Wilson) (1974-2004)
[online access cancelled due to budget cuts]
paper index available: UCF Main Library General Collection - 1st Floor -- AI3.R492
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"includes full text of articles from some 215 journals dating as far back as 1995 and indexing and abstracts of over 625 periodicals dating as far back as 1983, nearly 400 of which are peer-reviewed covering the latest concepts, theories and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences."
See also the print indexes, General Collection AI 3 .R492 (1907-2004) - International Index to Periodicals / Social Sciences & Humanities Index / Social Sciences Index -- and the online version: Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective (1907-1984)
Sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Includes information from an international selection of over 2,600 journals and other serials publications, plus conference papers, books, and dissertations.
ISI databases, including Web of Science with the citation Indexes
- Science Citation Index
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- Arts & Humanities Citation Index
- BIOSIS Previews
- Zoological Record
by Norman Fairclough
Publication Date: 2003-04-24
Analysing Discourse is an accessible introductory textbook for all students and researchers working with real language data.
The Anthropologist As Writer
by Helena Wulff (Editor)
Publication Date: 2016-03-14
This book explores how anthropological writing shapes the intellectual content of the discipline and academic careers.
by Tony E. Adams; Stacy Linn Holman Jones; Carolyn Ellis
Publication Date: 2014-10-29
Autoethnography is a method of research that involves describing and analyzing personal experiences in order to understand cultural experiences.
by Carolyn Ellis (Editor); Arthur P. Bochner (Editor)
Publication Date: 1996-08-13
Carolyn Ellis and Arthur P. Bochner have assembled innovative pieces which tackle these and other difficult questions, enlarging the space to practice ethnographic writing as the stories are told through memoirs, poetry, photography, and other creative forms usually associated with the arts. The authors demonstrate how ethnographic data can be converted into memorable experiences that readers can use in the classroom and everyday life.
Crafting Scholarship in the Behavioral and Social Sciences
by Robert M. Milardo
Publication Date: 2014-09-18
Crafting Scholarship helps readers improve their writing and publishing success in academia.
by Arthur P. Bochner; Carolyn Ellis
Publication Date: 2016-03-24
This comprehensive text is the first to introduce evocative autoethnography as a methodology and a way of life in the human sciences.
Professional Academic Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences
by Susan P. MacDonald
Publication Date: 1994-04-29
Susan Peck MacDonald here tackles important and often controversial contemporary questions regarding the rhetoric of inquiry, the social construction of knowledge, and the professionalization of the academy.
Scholarly Book Reviewing in the Social Sciences and Humanities
by Ylva Lindholm-Romantschuk
Publication Date: 1998-01-26
This study explores the flow of information within and among academic disciplines in the social sciences and humanities through analyses of the patterns of scholarly book reviewing.
A Short Guide to Writing about Social Science
by Lee J. Cuba
Publication Date: 2001-08-01
Comprehensive and well-balanced, this writing guide is designed to help its reader to prepare effective documents in the field of social science.
Write It Up
by Paul J. Silvia
Publication Date: 2014-09-01
How do you write good research articles -- articles that are interesting, compelling, and easy to understand? How do you write papers that influence the field instead of falling into obscurity? Write It Up offers a practical and revealing look at how productive researchers write strong articles.
Writing Between the Lines
by Douglas Flemons
Publication Date: 1998-05-01
"With friendly irreverence, Douglas Flemons demystifies the creative and scholarly demands of social science writing.
Writing for Social Scientists
by Howard Saul Becker; Pamela Richards
Publication Date: 2007-01-01
Students and researchers all write under pressure, and those pressures most lamentably, the desire to impress your audience rather than to communicate with them often lead to pretentious prose, academic posturing, and, not infrequently, writers block.
Writing Literature Reviews-5th Ed
by Jose L. Galvan
Publication Date: 2013-05-01
Guides students in the preparation of literature reviews for term projects, theses, and dissertations.