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SOC3100 Research Methods (Herda)

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NOBLE Catalog

Use the NOBLE Catalog to find books, e-books, dvds, and streaming videos from McQuade, as well as the 26 other libraries in our consortium (NOBLE). If another library has something you want, request it through interlibrary loan (ILL) at no charge and pick it up at the Help Desk on the first floor when it arrives. 

Selected Books for SOC3100

Browse the Stacks

The library uses the Library of Congress Classification system. Because books are organized by subject, you can browse the stacks and find books on the same topic shelved together. At McQuade, call numbers A-H are located on the 2nd floor. Call numbers J-Z are located on the lower level


Most material in sociology falls in the HM-HV range on the second floor as follows:

HM (General Sociology)
HM435-554 (History, Theory, & Methodology);
HM701-806 (Social systems, structure, & organizations);
HM811-821 (Social deviance); HM826-901 (Social institutions & change);
HM1001-1281 (Social psychology);
HN (Social history & conditions, Social problems & reform)
HQ (Sexuality, Human lifespan & Gender)
HQ12-475 (Sexuality);
HQ768-799 (Childhood & Adolescence);
HQ1060-1064 (Social gerontology);
HQ1073 (Death & dying);
HQ1088-1090 (Men & Men's Studies);
HQ1101-2030 (Women & Feminism);
HS (Societies: secret, benevolent, etc.)
HT (Communities, Social classes & Race)
HT101-395 (Urban sociology);
HT401-485 (Rural sociology);
HT 601-1445 (Social classes);
HT 1501-1595 (Race & Race relations)
HV (Social pathology, Social & public welfare, Criminology)
HV40-4470 (Social services & welfare);
HV4480-4630 (Homelessness);
HV 4700-4959 (Animal welfare & Anti-vivisection);
HV5000-5840 (Substance Abuse);
HV6000-7220 (Criminology);
HV7231-9960 (Criminal justice administration)