Covering such topics as: social programs, health, social trends, criminal justice, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Complete summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and background information are included in each report. Format: Full-text reports; charts Publication Dates: 1923 - present
American Immigration by David A. Gerber
Call Number: JV6465 .G47 2011
Publication Date: 2011-06-08
Use the library's "A Very Short Introduction" Series to obtain background information on a topic.
This is good place to start for most topics, including all sciences, religion, law, history, psychology, political science, criminal justice, literature, current events, sociology and communications. Format: Abstracts and full-text for most journal articles Publication Dates: Varies by title – many from 1980s-present
Content primarily consists of articles, but also includes some books and conference papers. Format: Abstracts with some full-text Publication Dates: Varies by title — mostly mid-1990's to present with some content back to the 1930's