Classes are online and so is the library!

Please refer to our homepage and Frequently Asked Questions for the latest updates on our remote services, accessing the library building, and hours of operation during the fall 2020 semester. Be sure to login to your account to access all of our resources from off-campus.

Social Work

Trial: Adam Matthew Sex & Sexuality Module I

Available for viewing only (no pdf downloads) until the end of September 2020, the Adam Matthew Sex  & Sexuality Module I allows you to explore changing attitudes towards human sexuality, gender and sexual behaviours in America and beyond, from the late-nineteenth century to the present day. Sex & Sexuality covers a broad range of topics and is drawn from leading archives around the world.

Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts, and its companion file Social Services Abstracts, cover the international literature of sociology, social work, and related disciplines in the social and behavioural sciences. It provides abstracting and indexing of articles and book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications, plus books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and working papers.

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ProQuest Sociology Collection

ProQuest Sociology provides access to Sociological Abstracts, Social Services Abstracts, INTELECOM Sociology Video Collection and the other bibliographic databases in the Sociology Collection. The database includes over full text 310 titles, covering the wide range of sociological and social work topics. The database provides research support for both students and professionals in academic, government, and public research environments.

 

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Indigenous Peoples: North America

Primary source materials pertaining to Indigenous Peoples in Canada and the United States including historical experiences, traditions, political status, and more.

Indigenous Peoples: North America provides access to primary sources that will enhance research and increase understanding of the historical experiences, cultural traditions and innovations, and political status of Indigenous Peoples in Canada and the United States, and the intersection of Indigenous and European histories and systems of knowledge. Types of primary sources made available include manuscripts, monographs, newspapers, photographs, motion pictures, images of artwork, and more.

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Oxford Very Short Introductions

Concise introductions to a wide range of subject areas including climate, consciousness, game theory, Islamic history, economics, and more. Entries written by experts in the field, synthesizing facts, analysis, and new ideas to make difficult topics readable and accessible.

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Access to the Library's Resources for Distance Education

Please be aware that we are operating under Covid-19 and physical access to Leddy Library is limited according to the "Important Notice" above. Other libraries will likely have similar restrictions. Phone or email those libraries before attempting to visit.

A. How do I get set up and ready to use Leddy's services, journals and databases?

SET UP instructions for Distance Education Students.