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Collection Development

Sociology Collections Data Guide

Database Usage Statistics

Usage of Sociology Databases: 2019

Database Searches Downloads
APA PsycArticles 35,835 8,626
APA PsycInfo 85,052 62
CQ Researcher 646 652
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 168,223 77,844
Opposing Viewpoints 348 146
Race Relations Abstracts 22,800
Social Sciences Abstracts 23,556
Social Sciences Citation Index 16,306
Social Services Abstracts 4,232
Social Work Abstracts Plus 2,827
Sociological Abstracts 15,501
Sociological Collection 22,618 5,845
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 360

Usage of Sociology Databases: 2020

Database Searches Downloads
APA PsycArticles 1,635
APA PsycInfo 84,960 80
CQ Researcher 291 807
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 181,782 99,095
Race Relations Abstracts 16,760
Social Sciences Abstracts 18,074
Social Sciences Citation Index 23,961
Social Services Abstracts 3,442
Social Work Abstracts Plus 3,414
Sociological Abstracts 2,934
Sociological Collection 20,399 4,521
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 867

Usage of Sociology Databases: 2016

Database Searches Downloads
APA PsycArticles 1,236 10,906
APA PsycInfo 96,818 43
CQ Researcher 266 538
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 213,990 114,142
Race Relations Abstracts 14,518
Social Sciences Abstracts 18,984
Social Sciences Citation Index 24,843
Social Services Abstracts 28,087
Social Work Abstracts Plus 3,562
Sociological Abstracts 25,361
Sociological Collection 21,188 4,951
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 843

Usage of Sociology Databases: 2015

Database Searches Downloads
APA PsycArticles 1,937 14,651
APA PsycInfo 124,793 26
CQ Researcher 105 256
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 240,155 109,939
Race Relations Abstracts 20,121
Social Sciences Abstracts 29,684
Social Sciences Citation Index 25,035
Social Services Abstracts 27,796
Social Work Abstracts Plus 4,700
Sociological Abstracts 21,876
Sociological Collection 31,441 4,824
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 449

Top 10 Journals

The lists of Top 10 journals by subject were extracted from Journal Citation Reports database. The Libraries own or have access to all titles linked below.

Top 10 Journals in Sociology

Journal Name ISSN Total Citations 2020 Journal Impact Factor Eigenfactor Score Article Influence Score
American Sociological Review 0003-1224 26,801 9.654 0.016 6.968
Annals of Tourism Research 0160-7383 19,981 9.011 0.007 1.981
Annual Review of Sociology 0360-0572 15,460 8.055 0.009 7.233
Sociological Methods & Research 0049-1241 7,176 6.933 0.005 3.559
Sociology of Education 0038-0407 3,845 6.088 0.003 3.67
Information Communication & Society 1369-118X 6,684 5.422 0.014 2.689
Work Employment and Society 0950-0170 4,444 5.116 0.005 1.722
Sociology: The Journal of the British Sociological Association 0038-0385 7,634 4.816 0.007 1.868
Work and Occupations 0730-8884 1,814 4.759 0.001 1.682
American Journal of Sociology 0002-9602 24,558 4.688 0.009 5.16

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