Welcome to the Sociology Research Guide, designed to assist students find a wide range of resources related to the field of sociology. Click through the tabs to learn more about how to access books and e-books, reference sources such as dictionaries and encyclopedias, popular and scholarly articles from databases, as well as reliable information from the internet, including web sites and data resources.
Housed within the College of Arts and Letters, the Humanities and Social Sciences program at Stevens Institute of Technology gives students the opportunity to examine themselves, their culture, and their history as well as the culture and history of others.
The Social Sciences are a group of related disciplines which use scientific methods to study human behavior, in individuals, in groups, and in cultural and political institutions. In addition to our outstanding faculty and our low student-to-faculty ratio, our program allows students to explore a variety of the social sciences while concentrating in one field. Stevens Institute of Technology also offers a wide range of interdisciplinary options to students both within the College of Arts and Letters and throughout the institute. This interdisciplinary focus allows students to study the political, sociological, and psychological impact of technology, engineering, and science upon society.