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Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

Databases

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Sociology

  • Australia/ NZ reference centre (EBSCOhost)Full text news database. Includes major Australian, New Zealand and international newspapers, AAP Australian national news wire and magazines.
  • Australian public affairs – full text (Informit)Full text database. Subject coverage: Australian current and social affairs, social sciences and humanities, media, economics, arts, law, politics, culture, literature, institutions and history.
  • Diversity studies (Gale) Full text database covering cross-cultural studies, gender studies, human rights, social sciences and history.
  • Emerald InsightOver 100 full text business journals. Subject coverage: accounting and finance, economics, human resources, organisational behaviour, management and operations, marketing, strategy and entrepreneurship.
  • Family studies abstracts (EBSCOhost) Database of articles on family issues including marriage and divorce, family therapy, family dynamics and child development. Includes linked full text.
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues (Gale)Full text database covering gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues.
  • Health and society in videoStreamed video collection that supports the study of issues in health, including public health and medicine, epidemiology, pathology, geronotology, nutrition and wellness, childhood development, cultural and environmental health issues, mental health and chronic disease. Includes documentaries, profiles, reports and interviews.

  • Indigenous collection (Informit)Full text database. Subject coverage: anthropology, community development, cultural studies, economics, education, health, history, law and land rights, literature, politics and policymaking, (post) colonial studies, psychology, race studies, sociology, visual and performing arts.
  • Indigenous studies bibliography : AIATSIS (Informit)Database of published and unpublished material on Australian Indigenous studies. Includes linked full text.
  • LGBT life with full text (EBSCOhost)Full text database covering lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues.
  • MAIS-ATSIS : multicultural Australia and immigration studies (INFORMIT)A subset of the MAIS database. Subject coverage: immigration and emigration, multiculturalism, ethnicity, racism, multicultural education, migrant health, welfare and social services, access and equity, settlement services, refugees, population studies and Aboriginal studies. Includes linked full text.
  • Race relations abstracts (EBSCOhost)Database of articles covering race relations, ethnic studies, discrimination and immigration. Includes linked full text.
  • Social work abstracts (EBSCOhost)Database covering all aspects of social work and social issues, including theory and practice. Includes linked full text.
  • SocINDEX with full text (EBSCOhost) Full text sociology database. Subject coverage: social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history and theory, criminology, demography, ethnic and gender studies, marriage and family, political sociology, religion, rural and urban sociology, substance abuse and violence.

  • Sociology database (ProQuest)Full text database. Subject coverage: sociology history and theory, social psychology, community and mental health services, crisis intervention, families and social welfare, gerontology, poverty and homelessness, professional issues in social work, substance abuse and addiction, social work education and practice, violence, abuse and neglect.
  • Urban studies abstract (EBSCOhost)Database of articles covering urban studies, urban affairs, urban history, community development, town planning and related issues. Includes linked full text.
  • Violence & Abuse Abstracts(EBSCOhost)Covers violence and abuse, including family violence and sexual assault.