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Research Guide -- Sociology 264
Work and Family

Reference Resources

Encyclopedias and dictionaries, both online and printed.

Finding Books

Books at W&L and elsewhere.

Finding Articles

Databases of articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers, as well as other materials.

Other Important Resources

The Sloan Network, statistics, etc.


Here are two guides to annotated bibligraphies -- one from Cornell and one from Carleton.

You can consult a quick overview of American Sociological Association Style on the ASA site, while more complete coverage, especially of online sources, is in the printed guide in the library.
Advice on avoiding plagiarism is available here.

If you would like some help with this research, you can contact Senior Reference Librarian Dick Grefe.