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Sociology: Books, E-Books and Articles

Resources of interest to students and instructors of sociology


Check out the streaming video available from Alexander Street. Thousands of videos available for viewing in the classroom or at home. Includes such classic films Stanley Milgram's "Obedience."

Reference Books

Use these and other reference books located on the 1st floor of the library. Reference books must stay in the library, so you should either take notes or make photocopies for your records.



Search the Library Catalog to find books in the CCS libraries on subjects like:

  • Air -- Pollution
  • Biodiversity
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Ecosystem management
  • Extinct animals
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Mass extinctions
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Water pollution
  • Water quality
  • Water quality management
  • Water quality management -- Washington state

Books on the above topics are generally shelved in these call number areas:

  • 333
  • 363
  • 570's

          War on Waste cover         eaarth book cover        Last Tortoise cover

Use the library databases below to access ebooks from on or off campus. (Off-campus access requires student login.)

Find articles using SCC Library databases

Use library databases like Academic Search Complete and ProQuest to find articles on your topic in:

    • scholarly journals
    • magazines
    • trade publications
    • newspapers

Off-campus access to databases? Login required.