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Sociology: Home

Research resources for Sociology, Criminology, Social Work, and Urban Affairs



Welcome to the Butler University Libraries' Sociology LibGuide! 

Citation Guides

American Sociological Association Style Guides

Citation Manager

Tutorial - Understanding Plagiarism

This online tutorial covers what plagiarism is, lists best practices concerning when to directly cite and how to paraphrase, includes critical thinking examples of good/poor paraphrasing and direct citing, and provides Butler Student Handbook information on plagiarism:


This LibGuide was designed to assist with library research in the subject area of Sociology and its related specialties including:

  • Sociology
  • Criminology
  • Social Work & Social Policy
  • Urban Affairs

Use the navigation tabs above to guide you to the following:

  • Scholarly journal articles
  • Books, E-Books, and DVDs
  • Selected Web Resources

SW 200 In-class research activity: 1/27/20

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