VCU Libraries

Research Guides

Sociology

Core Databases for Peer-Reviewed Sociological Research

Additional Article Databases

Given the breadth of sociological interests, there are many other databases to choose from depending on your topic.

Open Access Journals

Open access journals are scholarly journals that do not charge readers for access to articles. These journals can be accessed for free by anyone, regardless of whether you are affiliated with VCU (aka after graduation!).