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Sociology Library Guide

Research Tools for Sociology

Highly Cited Journals

Here are examples of highly cited journals from across the subfields of sociology. Set up personalized feeds to these or other journals using the free JournalTOC service, publishers' websites, or through our subscription databases.

Rankings are in order of impact factor as calculated by Journal Citation Reports for 2013. Ask a librarian for assistance using this tool or for more information on impact factors and other citation measurements.

Literature Reviews

Looking for literature reviews in sociology?  The Annual Review of Sociology specializes in providing articles on the state of the field.  Also look for books reviews and other review literature in the major journals of your field.

Professional Organizations

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