Welcome! This page highlights key resources for conducting effective research for Prof. Amy Zhou's course, How Race Gets under Our Skin: The Sociology of Race, Health, and Biomedicine.
This guide highlights key resources for conducting effective information research in sociology, including the following:
If you need assistance identifying additional resources, search terms or strategies, please schedule a research consultation.
If you need assistance organizing, analyzing, or visualizing data sets, please visit the Empirical Reasoning Center (ERC).
Image: Multiphoton fluorescence image of cultured HeLa cells with a fluorescent protein targeted to the Golgi apparatus (orange), microtubules (green) and counterstained for DNA (cyan). Nikon RTS2000MP custom laser scanning microscope. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Via Wikimedia Commons.
Consult scholarly reference sources to get an overview of a topic, an introduction to a theory, definitions to discipline-specific terms, and more.