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Provides access to a collection of reference books including encyclopedias, dictionaries, measurement conversions and more.
Encyclopedia of Social Measurement, Three-Volume Set by
Publication Date: 2004-11-18
Available online, this 3 volume set captures the data, techniques, theories, designs, applications, histories, and implications of assigning numerical values to social phenomena. Offers tools, background information, qualitative methods, and guidelines for structuring the research process.
International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences by
Publication Date: 2015-02-17
Available online, the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other.
Melvyl @ UC Merced
Search Melvyl for books, articles and more from all UC campuses and beyond. Results will display according to best match (relevance). The UC Merced Library filter allows users to narrow to local content.
Oxford Reference Online
Search over 250 dictionaries and reference titles covering the complete subject spectrum: from General Reference and Language to Science and Medicine, and from Humanities and Social Sciences to Business and Professional.
SAGE Research Methods
Grants access to the SAGE Research Methods Base Model, with access to more than 1,000 books, reference works and journal articles from across the social sciences, as well as 500 SRM Case Studies and SRM Datasets for teaching and instruction. SAGE Research Videos are not included.
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Sociology by
Publication Date: 2011-11-01
Featuring a collection of original chapters by leading and emerging scholars, The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Sociology presents a comprehensive and balanced overview of the major topics and emerging trends in the discipline of sociology today.