Basic Information Sources:

in the

Lake Superior State University Library

Fall 2003



Aby, Stephen H. Sociology: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources. Littleton, CO: Libraries Unlimited, Inc., 1987.
Ref HM 51 .A24 1987

McMillan, Patricia And Kennedy, Jr., James R. Library Research Guide To Sociology: Illustrated Search Strategy & Sources. Ann Arbor, MI: Pierian Press, 1981. Ref HM 48 .M38 1981


Borgatta, Edgar and Borgatta, Marie L. eds. Encyclopedia of Sociology, 4 vols. New York: MacMillan Pub. Co., 1992. Ref HM 17 .E5 1991

International Encyclopedia Of The Social and Behavioral Sciences , 26 vols. New York: Elsevier, 2001. Ref H 41 .I58 2001

International Encyclopedia Of The Social Sciences, 18 vols. New York: MacMillan Co., 1968-1979. Ref H 40 .A2 .I5

Kuper, Adam and Kuper, Jessica, eds. The Social Science Encyclopedia. London: Routledge, 1996. Ref H 41 .S63 1996


Gould, Julius And Kolb, William L, ed. A Dictionary Of The Social Sciences. New York: Free Press, 1964. Ref H 41 .G69d

Hoult, Thomas Ford. Dictionary Of Modern Sociology. Totowa, NJ: Littlefield, Adams & Co., 1969. Ref HM 17 .H63 1969b

Johnson, Allan G. Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology: A User's Guide . Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. Ref HM425 .J64 2002

Stang, David J. and Wrightsman, Lawrence S. Dictionary of Social Behavior and Social Research Methods. Monterey, CA: Brooks/Cole, 1981. Ref HM 17 .S72


Bart, Pauline and Frankel, Linda. The Student Sociologist's Handbook. New York: Random House, 1986. Ref HM 68 .B37 1986

Johnson, William A.Sociology Student Writer's Manual. 3rd edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2002. Ref

Lindzey, Gardner and Aronson, Elliot, ed. The Handbook Of Social Psychology, 3rd ed., 2 vols. New York: Random House, 1985. Ref HM 251 .H224 1985

Richlin-Klinsky, Judith and Strenski, Ellen, ed. A Guide to Writing Sociology Papers. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.
Ref HM 73 .G78 1991

Smigel, Erwin O., ed. Handbook On The Study Of Social Problems. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1971. Ref HM 51 .H25


Berdie, Douglas R. and Anderson, John F. Questionnaires: Design and Use. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1974. BF 39 .B445

Bradburn, Norman M. and Sudman, Seymour. Polls and Surveys: Understanding What They Tell Us. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1988. HM 261 .B69 1988

Brewer, Marilynn B. and Collins, Barry e., Ed. Scientific Inquiry and the Social Sciences. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1981. H 61 .S444

Henerson, Marlene E., Morris, Lynn Lyons and Fitz-Gibbon, Carol Taylor. How To Measure Attitudes. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications, 1978. BF 323 .C5 .H46

Miller, Delbert C. Handbook of Research Design and Social Measurement. New York: Longman, Inc., 1983. Ref H 62 .M44 1983

Miller, Patrick McC. and Wilson, Michael J. A Dictionary of Social Science Methods. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1983. Ref H 41 .M54 1983

Sudman, Seymour and Bradburn, Norman M. Asking Questions. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1983. H 62 .S7968 1983

Webb, Eugene T., Campbell, Donald T., Schwartz, Richard D., Sechrest, Lee and Grove, Janet Belew. Nonreactive Measures In The Social Sciences, 2nd ed. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1981. H 62 .N675 1981


1990 Census Of Population and Housing: Census Tracts. Washington: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Bureau Of The Census. Doc C 3. 223/11 also on CD-ROM

U.S. Census through American Factfinder.

Converse, Philip E. et. al. American Social Attitudes Data Sourcebook 1947-1978. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1980. Ref HN 65 .A6819

County And City Data Book. Washington: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Bureau Of The Census, 1962-. Ref HA 202 .A36

Gallup, George H. The Gallup Poll: Public Opinion 1935-1971, 3 vols. New York: Random House, 1972. Ref HN 90 .P8 .G3

Gallup, George H. The Gallup Poll: Public Opinion 1972-1977, 2 vols. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources Inc., 1978.
Ref HN 90 .P8 .G32

Gallup, George H. The Gallup Poll: Public Opinion 1994. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources Inc., 1995.
Ref HN 90 .P8 .G32 1995

Gallup Opinion Index. Princeton, NJ: Gallup Poll, 1974-1981. Periodicals

The Gallup Report. Princeton, NJ: Gallup Poll, 1981--. Periodicals

International Encyclopedia of Statistics, 2 vol. New York: Free Press, 1978. Ref HA 17 .I63

Martin, Elizabeth; McDuffee, Diana; and Presser, Stanley. Sourcebook Of Harris National Surveys: Repeated Questions 1963-1976. Chapel Hill, N.C.: Institute for Research in Social Science, 1981. Ref HN 90 .P8 .S65

Social Indicators III: Selected Data On Social Conditions and Trends In The United States. Washington: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Bureau Of The Census, 1980. Ref HN 25 .S62

Wood, Floris W., ed. An American Profile: Opinions and Behavior, 1972-1989. Detroit: Gale Research, Inc., 1990.
Ref HN 90 .P8 W66 1990


Journal Of Human Abstracts. Rockville, MD: Project Share, 1982--. Ref HV 91 .J69

Social Sciences Index. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1974--. Index Shelves and FirstSearch

Sociological Abstracts. New York: Sociological Abstracts, Inc., 1969--. Index Shelves

Social Work Research and Abstracts. Index Shelves



Binstock, Robert H. and George, Linda K., eds. Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences. 3rd ed. San Diego: Academic Press, Inc., 1990. Ref HQ 1061 .H336 1990

Costa, Joseph J. Abuse of the Elderly: A Guide to Resources and Services. Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath & Company, 1984. Ref HV 1461 .A28 1984

Maddox, George L., et al. The Encyclopedia of Aging. New York: Springer, 1987. Ref HQ 1061 .E53 1987

Palmore, Erdman, ed. Handbook on the Aged in the United States. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984. Ref HQ 1064 .U5 .H23 1984

Schick, Frank L. Statistical Handbook on Aging Americans. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press, 1986. Ref HQ 1064 .U5 .S343 1986

Vierck, Elizabeth. Fact Book on Aging. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 1990. Ref HQ1064 .U5 V494 1990


Kastenbaum, Robert and Kastenbaum, Beatrice, eds. Encyclopedia of Death. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press, 1989. Ref HQ 1073 .E54 1989

Miller, Albert and Acri, Michael. Death: A Bibliographical Guide. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Pess, 1977. Ref BD 444 .M54

Simpson, Michael A. Dying, Death, and Grief. New York: Plenum Press, 1979. Ref BD 444 .S55

Wass, Hannelore, ed. Death Education: An Annotated Resource Guide. Washington, DC: Hemisphere Publishing Corp., 1980. Ref HQ 1073 .D42


Beere, Carole A. Gender Roles: A Handbook of Tests and Measures. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990. Ref HM 253 .B43 1990

Boulding, Elise, ed. Handbook of International Data on Women. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1976. Ref HQ 1115 .H36

Richardson, Laurel. The Dynamics of Sex and Gender: A Sociological Perspective. New York: Harper & Row, 1988. HQ 21 .R46 1988

Tierney, Helen, ed. Women's Studies Encyclopedia, Vol 1. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1989. Ref HQ 1115 .W645 1989 v.1

World's Women, 1970-1990: Trends and Statistics. New York: United Nations, 1991. Ref HQ 1154 .W675 1991

Zophy, Angela Howard, ed. Handbook of American Women's History. New York: Garland, 1990. Ref HQ 1410 .H36 1990


DiCanio, Margaret. The Encyclopedia of Marriage, Divorce, and the Family. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 1989. Ref HQ 9 .D38 1989

Inventory of Marriage and Family Literature, 1975-1982. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. Ref HQ 728 .I57 v. 1-8

Straus, Murray A. and Brown, Bruce W. Family Measurement Techniques: Abstracts of Published Instruments, 1935-1974. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1978. Ref HQ 728 .S86 1978

Touliatos, John and Perlmutter, Barry and Staus, Murray. Handbook of Family Measurement Techniques. Newberry Park, Calif.: Sage, 1990. Ref HQ 728 .T68 1990

Van Hasselt, Vincent B., ed. Handbook of Family Violence. New York: Plenum Press, 1988. Ref HQ 809.3 .U5 H35 1988

Woodbury, Marda. Childhood Information Resources. Arlington, VA: Information Resources Press, 1985. Ref HQ 767.9 .W58 1985


Blackburn, Simon. Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. B41 .B53 1996

Klein, Barry T., ed. Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian. 7th edition. West Nyack, New York: Todd Publications, 1995. Ref E 76.2 R43 1995

Nisbet, Robert A. Prejudices: A Philosophical Dictionary. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ. Press, 1982. Ref H 41 .N57 1982

Newton, Michael and Newton, Judy Ann. Racial & Religious Violence in America: A Chronology. New York: Garland, 1991. Ref HN 90 .V5 R33 1991

Taylor, Charles A. Guide to Multicultural Resources: The Source for Networking with Minority Groups. Madison, WI: Praxis Publications, Inc., 1987. Ref E 184 .A1 .T39 1987

Thernstrom, Stephan, ed. Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 1980. Ref E 184 .A1 .H35


The Annual Handbook for Group Facilitators. La Jolla, CA: University Associates Publishers. HM 134 .A55

Gottsegen, Gloria. Group Behavior: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit, Gale Research Co., 1979. Ref HM 1331 .G67

Hare, A. Paul. Handbook of Small Group Research, 2nd ed. New York: Free Press, 1976. Ref HM 133 .H36 1976

Stogdill, Ralph. Stogdill's Handbook of Leadership. New York: Free Press, 1981. Ref HM 141 .S83 1981


Barnes, Grace M., ed. Alcohol and the Elderly: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1980. Ref HV 5138 .B36

Bibliography on Smoking and Health. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 1982--. Ref HV 5735 .B53

Lawson, Gary. Alcoholism and the Family: A Guide to Treatment and Prevention. 2nd edition. Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers, 1998.
HV 5132 .L39 1998

O'Brien, Robert and Chafetz, Morris. The Encyclopedia of Alcoholism. New York, Facts on File, Inc., 1982. Ref HV 5017 .E5 1982

O'Brien, Robert and Cohen, Sidney. The Encyclopedia of Drug Abuse. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 1984. Ref HV 5804 .O24 1984