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Essential resources for research and study in Sociology

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SOC @ Waterfield Library


The collection at Waterfield Library supports the scholarly and research efforts in Sociology.  The collection provides resources in research and study areas oriented toward increasing the student's understanding of human society, the groups and institutions of which it is composed, and its impact on human beings, as well as developing a knowledge base about human behavior, social research, social organization and culture.

Subject Guide

Becky Richardson
Waterfield Library Room 212


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