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Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts  Connect to ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description:

ASSIA: Appliced Social Sciences Index and Abstracts is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations, and education. It provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional.

ASSIA includes over 500 journals. Major areas of coverage include: anxiety disorders, communication, criminology, cultural anthropology, education, ethnic studies, family, geriatrics, health, housing, marriage, nursing, unemployment, immigration, industrial relations, child abuse, legal issues, National Health Service reforms, political science, psychology, race relations, religion, sociology, social work, substance abuse, urban planning, and women’s studies.

Coverage: 1987 to the present
Updated: monthly
Journals: A Serials Source List for ASSIA is available.
Related Resources: Databases for: Anthropology, Communication, Criminal Justice, Education, Ethnic Studies, Gerontology, Human Development and Family Studies, Nursing, Political Science and International Relations, Psychology, Sociology, and Women’s Studies.
Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: ProQuest

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Last modified: 08/05/13