Recommended Websites--Sociology


Academic Web Links - Useful for Library Research


  • The Internet Public Library (IPL). The Internet Public Library (IPL) provides links to strong websites selected according to ease of use, quality and quantity of information, frequency of updating, and authoritativeness. The following pages may be especially helpful to Sociology researchers:
  • Librarians' Internet Index (LII). LII aims to provide "Websites you can trust." Of special use to researchers in Sociology are A to Z indexes on... 
  • Infomine. This scholarly internet resource collection is maintained by librarians from the University of California, California State University, Wake Forest University, and the University of Detroit - Mercy.  Perform a search for useful websites on a particular topic or browse subjects in the Social Sciences and Humanities ranging from Abandoned Children to Zoroastrianism.
  • The Open Directory Project (ODP). Constructed and maintained by a global community of volunteer editors, the Open Directory Project claims itself as the largest human-edited directory of the Web. The Society and/or Social Sciences directories may be especially helpful for Sociology research.
  • Yahoo's Sociology Resources. This lists Internet resources related to general sociology and provides separate pages covering more specialized sociological topics.