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Sociology: Home

Researching in the area of Sociology


Throughout this Guide are  resources to get you started researching in the discipline of Sociology. Further assistance is available at the Research Help Desk in the Gault Library, or by directly contacting the liaison librarian, Elys Kettling Law.

Browsing in Sociology

The College of Wooster Libraries use the Library of Congress classification for materials. Sociology resources are most often found under Library of Congress call letters HM (General Sociology), HN (Social History & Conditions), HQ (Family, Women, Marriage), HT (Communities, Class, Race) and HV (Social Pathology & Welfare).

Top Database Recommendations

Major Electronic Journal Collections

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Elys Kettling Law
Research & Info Services Librarian
Gault Library, Room 103
330.263.2443 (office phone)

Need an Appointment?

 During the academic year, Elys is typically available 8:30am - 6pm, M-F.  Appointment requests can be made anytime using the Research Consultation Form.