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csa has 4 subject areas
CSA has 4 subject areas
  • Social Sciences
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Technology
csa social sciences
CSA – Social Sciences
  • Communication Abstracts
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts
  • PAIS International
  • Sociological Abstracts +Social Services Abstracts
  • WorldWide Political Abstracts
  • Institute of Management International Database
  • AgeLine
  • ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences
  • EconLit
  • ERIC
  • IBSS: International…
  • Index Islamicus
  • PsycInfo
  • PsycBooks
communication abstracts
Communication Abstracts
  • Abstracts & indexes database published by SAGE.
  • In addition to Communication Studies the database covers international literature in film studies, the role of technology in human communications, risk communication, crisis communication, and public policy.
  • It includes journal articles, reports, papers, and books.
  • 45,000 total records abnd backfiles up to 1977.
  • Bimonthly updated.
criminal justice abstracts
Criminal Justice Abstracts
  • Abstracts database published by SAGE.
  • It covers crime trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment, and sentencing.
  • Comprehensive coverage of international journals, books, reports, dissertations, and unpublished papers on criminology.
  • Also indexes and summaries of international journal articles, books and governmental and non-governmental reports.
  • Total of 80,000 records,

with backfiles up to 1968.

sociological abstracts social services abstracts
Sociological Abstracts +Social Services Abstracts
  • CSA:s largest sociology database, which includes more than 750,000 abstracts
  • Includes references and citations on over 3,000 journals, conference papers, books, book reviews and dissertations
  • Backfiles from 1952!
  • Includes own thesaurus
csa sociological databases proquest full text journals
CSA Sociological databases +ProQuest full-text journals
  • 139 full-text titles; 161,000 full-text documents
  • ONLY 19 embargoed for up to 1 year
  • 93% (129 titles) are refereed; 66% (92 titles) have ISI impact factors
  • Deep archive dating as far back as 1922.
  • Weekly updating!
assia applied social sciences indexes abstracts
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Indexes & Abstracts
  • A comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional.
  • Covers health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.
  • ASSIA currently contains over 375,000 records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries, including the UK and US.
  • Updated monthly.
  • A bibliographic database covering social gerontology – the study of aging in social, psychological, health-related, and economic contest.
  • Includes over 76,000 records from Journals, magazines, aging-related dissertations and deiscriptions of videos.
  • Backfiles up to 1978.
worldwide political science abstracts
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
  • Provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in:
  • political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy.
csa political database proquest full text journals
CSA Political database +ProQuest full-text journals
  • 131 full-text titles; 143,600 full-text documents
  • ONLY 25 embargoed for up to 1 year
  • 87% (129 titles) are refereed; 50% (65 titles) have ISI impact factors
  • Deep archive dating as far back as 1922
  • Weekly updating!
pais international
PAIS International
  • Main focus on Public Affairs in an international perspective .
  • Subjects covered: Child labour, Citizen militia, Cyber Cops, Disaster Relief, Ethnic Cleansing, Free Speech, Genetic Engineering, Globalization, Gun Control, Internet, Political Correctness, Street Children, Virtual reality, Weapon Stockpiles etc. etc.etc.
  • Includes publications from over 120 countries
index islamicus
Index Islamicus
  • The database indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim World.
  • It does not only write only about the Middle East but also about Asia and Africa and Muslin minorities elsewhere.
  • It includes more than 2,000 journals, conference proceedings, monographs, book reviews and multi-authored works.
  • More than 292,000 records and it is updated with about 12,000 records a year.
  • Backfiles up to 1906!
  • Electronic bibliographic database
  • Covers ~2,000 journals, 2,300+ books a year, dissertations
  • 2.2 million records as far back as 1806
  • Multidisciplinary coverage
  • Scholarly content only—very international in scope
  • >15 million cited references
  • Provides full-text articles from 48 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA).
  • Coverage starts with 1985.
  • More than 41,000 articles as of January 2005
  • Linking to CSA databases PsycInfo and PsycBooks.
  • Updated weekly.
  • Another APA database, but instead of journal articles, it includes books and chapters of APA published books.
  • Includes about 750 titles, including 100 out-of-print books from 1950 – 2002.
  • The database offers 120 archival resources in psychology, and the exclusive electronic release of the APA/Oxford University press Encyclopedia of Psychology.
sage full text journals
SAGE Full-text journals

Communication Studies

17 journals, 5,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

  • Criminology

21 journals, 5,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

  • Education*NEW

23 journals, 7,000+ full-text articles and 36 years backfiles

  • Political Sciences

23 journals, 9,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

  • Sociology

31 journals, 12,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

sage full text journals1
SAGE Full-text journals
  • Management & Organisation Studies*NEW

36 journals, 10,000+ full-text articles and 57 years backfiles

  • Material Science*NEW

15 journals, 5,300+ full-text articles and 10 years backfiles

  • Nursing & Health Studies*NEW

23 journals, 6,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

  • Psychology*NEW

31 journals, 18,000+ full-text articles and 35 years backfiles

  • Urban Studies*NEW

24 journals, 6,000+ full-text articles and 23 years backfiles

  • ArtBibliographies Modern
  • DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index
  • BHA: Bibliography of the History of Arts
  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
  • LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behaviour Abstracts
  • LISA:Library and Information Science Abstracts
  • ATLA Religion Database
  • BHI: British Humanities Index New!
  • MLA International Bibliography New!
  • The Philosopher's Index New!
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
bha bibliography of the history of arts
BHA – Bibliography of the History of Arts
  • Western art history from the fourth century onwards, with a primary focus on traditional art media, as well as in-depth coverage of archaeology and architecture.
  • Contains 650,000 records, with 24,000 records added per year.
  • Covers journals, books, catalogues, dissertations, conference papers and other media.
  • It has both French and English index terms and abstracts.
  • International in both coverage and scope.
mla international bibliography
MLA International Bibliography
  • Published by the Modern Language Association
  • MLA is a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.
  • It includes more than 4,000 periodicals and 1,000 book publishers.
  • Very international coverage: records also in Swedish, Norwegian, German, Russian.
philosopher s index
Philosopher’s Index
  • A bibliographic database with informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of Philosophy.
  • Covers over 5,000 journals and book chapters, from more than 40 countries.
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Too Much, Too Fast?

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