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Oxford Bibliographies
Below Oxford Bibliographies online are related to the study of Sociology and related subjects

1.) Oxford Bibliographies : Sociology
2.) Oxford Bibliographies : Criminology
3.) Oxford Bibliographies : Anthropology
Other related reference tools in SYU Reference Collections
The Concise Encyclopedia of Sociology
Ritzer, George ; Ryan, J. Michael.
Online access via Wiley Online Library

Sociology on the Web : A Student Guide
Stuart Stein
Online access via ProQuest Ebook Central

Encyclopedia of crime & justice
Dressler, Joshua
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 364.03 ENC 2002

International encyclopedia of the social sciences
Darity, William A., 1953-
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 300.3 INT 2008

Encyclopedia of social theory
Ritzer, George.
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 301.01 ENC 2005

Companion Encyclopedia of Anthropology : Humanity, Culture and Social Life
Ingold, Tim.
Online access via ProQuest Ebook Central

Encyclopedia of Catholic social thought, social science, and social policy
Coulter, Michael L., 1969-
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no.: RE 261.8088282 ENC 2007

Cultural sociology of the Middle East, Asia, & Africa : an encyclopedia.
Stanton, Andrea L.
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no.: R 306.09 CUL 2012

Encyclopedia of criminology
Wright, Richard A. (Richard Alan), 1953-; Miller, J. Mitchell.
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 364.03 ENC 2005

Encyclopedia of criminological theory
Cullen, Francis T.; Wilcox, Pamela, 1968-
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 364.01 ENC 2010

Routledge encyclopedia of social and cultural anthropology
Barnard, Alan (Alan J.); Spencer, Jonathan, 1954-
Available at 4/F English Reference Collections
Call no. : R 306.03 ROU 2010

Companion Encyclopedia of Theology.
Byrne, Peter. Houlden, Leslie.; Houlden, Rev Prof Leslie.
Online access via ProQuest Ebook Central

International Encyclopedia of Economic Sociology.
Beckert, Jens. Zafirovski, Milan.
Online access via ProQuest Ebook Central

Online Dictionary of Social Science  (Open-access)
-covering the disciplines of sociology, criminology, political science and women's study
Users can also use the below general databases to retrieve scholarly articles and book chapters on sociology and other related disciplines.
Library Catalog
          Union catalog of five self-funding institutions including SYU           Union catalog of JULAC institutions in Hong Kong
            Union catalog of libraries around the world