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This page links you to recommended databases for research in Sexuality, Marriage, and Family Studies.
Open Access Journals in Sociology and Legal Studies
“Open Access” is the term used to describe scholarly literature available online free of charge. Below are links to lists of open access journals in the areas of legal studies and sociology. For more informaiton on the open access movement, see the Library's Open Access guide.
Popular Databases for SMF Research
Below are some of the recommended databases for SMF research. If you have any suggestions for this list please contact Zack MacDonald
Defining Gender, 1450-1910
Full-text manuscripts, printed works and illustrations
LGBT Life with Full Text
Index plus some full text of LGBT journals
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Feminae covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages.
Academic OneFile is a source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from international journals and reference sources. Coverage includes the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.
Search hundreds of the Library's databases simultaneously using Primo Central. It includes hundreds of millions of online full-text articles.
Newspaper and Magazine Articles
Check out these guides and news databases: