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Sociology Research Guide

Resources for students in Sociology courses at Pasadena City College

Finding Articles

Evidence found in newspaper, magazine and journal articles is more specific than background information and support your arguments. Scholarly (peer-reviewed) articles are often required for academic papers. These articles are found using subscription library databases.

The short list of databases on this page may be particularly useful for your assignment. A full list of our databases can be found here:

Specialized Research Databases for Sociology

Other Recommended Databases

Sociology Videos

Academic videos and documentaries may also be useful for your research.

PCC has two streaming video databases: