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LRC resources for sociology

Useful books

Sociology for AQA Revision Guide 1
Sociology For AQA Revision Guide 2
Succeed at A Level Sociology: book one: the complete revision guide
Succeed at A Level Sociology: book two: the complete revision guide
A-Level year 1 & AS Sociology: exam board AQA: complete revision and practice
A-Level sociology : exam board: AQA: complete revision and practice
Collins Student Support Materials - AQA AS and a Level Sociology Families and Households

Print books

Below is a range of subjects, with their class mark. Clicking on the links takes you through to a list of resources at that class mark on the library catalogueMatching the class mark to the number on the shelves will show you where you will find the book.

Crime and deviance
364.941
Criminal justice
364.942
Criminology
364
Discrimination
305
Family
306.8
Feminism
305.4
Media
302.23
Multiculturalism
305.8
Poverty
362.5
Research methods
300.72
Social class
305.5
Social policy
361.61
Sociology
301
Study skills
371.3028
Welfare
361.65

 

e-books

The different e-book collections provide access to a number of useful e-books. You can browse some of the titles in the collections below but there are many more available in each e-book database.

If you are accessing the e-books in college simply click on the book's cover image. If you are accessing the e-books from home follow the access instructions for each database below. 

Credo Reference

How to access Credo Reference from off campus
Encyclopedia of Diversity and Social Justice
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English-Polish Dictionary
The Columbia Encyclopedia
SAGE Key Concepts series: Key Concepts in Family Studies
The Essential Job Interview Handbook
International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World's Cultures
Reader's Guide to the Social Sciences
Key Concepts in Anti-Discriminatory Social Work
Key Concepts in Critical Social Theory
The Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology
The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology
World of Sociology
Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict
Encyclopedia of Women and Gender

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook central from off campus
Body Studies: the Basics
Sociology in Pictures - Research Methods 2nd Edition: Second edition
Sociology in Pictures - Theories and Concepts:First edition
Studying for success

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
Employment
Personal Finance
Social Skills

English and Maths e-books in Ebook Central

AQA GCSE English Language Grades 1-5 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Grades 5-9 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Workbook
My Revision Notes: AQA GCSE English Language
Revise AQA GCSE English Language Revision Guide
Revise English AQA workbook
Revise English Edexcel GCSE workbook
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology
AQA GCSE Maths Foundation Student Book
AQA GCSE Maths Higher Student Book
Mastering Mathematics : Foundation 1
Mastering Mathematics for Edexcel GCSE, Foundation 2 / Higher 1
Mastering Mathematics : Higher 2
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Higher Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Foundation Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Mathematics for Dyslexics : Including Dyscalculia