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Persian Mirror

Persian Mirror

An e-zine about Persian culture with stories on Iranian art and culture. It invites individual participation and purports to be non-political and non-religious. They also include information on events relating to Persian culture, arts or music.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern

Life in Ancient Egypt

Life in Ancient Egypt

Visit this Carnegie Museum of Natural History exhibition on ancient Egypt and pick from several categories including “Daily Life,” “Gods and Religion,” and “Funerary Customs” to tour the virtual gallery of artifacts, maps, and general information.
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History–Antiquity; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Women In Photography International

Women In Photography International

“Women In Photography International… promotes the visibility of women photographers and their work, through exhibitions, awards, scholarships, educational programs, juried competitions and lecture programs, non-profit website with Quarterly f2-eZine for women photographers around the world.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Archaeology Magazine

Archaeology Magazine

An official publication of the Archaeological Institute of America, this online version has selected articles from the print magazine as well as special online features, archives of recent issues (arranged by date), and links to other archaeology sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Poder 360?? – Intelligence for the Business Elite

Poder 360?? – Intelligence for the Business Elite

PODER is about Latinos in power – influential, innovative and collaborative leaders in the global effort to create prosperity, increase job opportunities and achieve sustainable development in their own communities, across Latin America, and beyond.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Business & Economics

Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity

Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity

A catalog of “magical” artifacts from the collections of the University of Michigan collected “in the Mediterranean basin and the Near East from the 1st to the 7th centuries A.D.” These items were believed by their cultures of origin to possess supernatural power when employed in ritual use or daily life.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Occultism; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Incantations And Magic; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Nobel Women’s Initiative

Nobel Women’s Initiative

Founded by six female Nobel Peace Laureates, this foundation promotes non-violent efforts for peace, human rights, and a sustainable future.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Peace; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Points of Light Foundation HandsOn Network Volunteer Centers

Points of Light Foundation HandsOn Network Volunteer Centers

This locator service allows users to find designated “Points of Light” volunteer centers in each of the 50 states of America. Volunteer Centers are mostly independent non-profit organizations that work to bring “people and community needs together through a range of programs and services.” They provide a variety of programs and services such as “p …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Ancient Technologies and Archaeological Materials

Ancient Technologies and Archaeological Materials

A resource into the field of archeological science, or archaeometry, which “helps scholars reconstruct the history of the objects and the people who made them” through dating of ancient objects and analysis through cultural and archaeological perspectives.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

AfricaWrites

AfricaWrites

AfricaWrites is an independent, non-governmental African organization. Their mission is “the complete and total redefinition of African history and culture through proper observation, documentation and representation of African culture from local indigenous African perspective.” Please note: click on images to begin website navigation.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Playground Dad

Playground Dad

Connects fathers “with the events and products that help them spend better time with their newborn to grade school aged kids.” Includes advice for dads.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Social Sciences Blogs; Entertainment & Leisure Blogs

Putting out the hare, putting on the harvest knots – Irish Culture and Customs

Putting out the hare, putting on the harvest knots – Irish Culture and Customs

Ireland’s fascinating harvest is described in this resource. Ireland’s harvest customs are a good example of the types of traditions that were common when harvesting was done by hand and entire communities took part in harvest time and the celebration that followed.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

Famine in Somalia – Photographs – NYTimes.com

Famine in Somalia – Photographs – NYTimes.com

The New York Times features two slide shows about the famine in Somalia: “Fleeing to Kenya (July 2011)” and “Dangers Hinder Aid (August 2011).” Thousands of Somalis are fleeing to refugee camps in Kenya every day. Many people, particularly children, die along the way; malnutrition puts them at increased risk for contracting deadly diseases. Insurge …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues & Social Welfare–Hunger–Famine

Native American Nations

Native American Nations

Web directory. This site “contains links to pages that have either been set up by the nations themselves, or are pages devoted to a particular nation, and are alphabetical by tribal name.” Pages maintained by Indian nations or individuals specially marked as such. Some individuals may not be experts or authorities on the subject they are writing on …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Homelessness Resource Center

Homelessness Resource Center

“An interactive community of providers, consumers, policymakers, researchers, and public agencies at federal, state, and local levels.” The website offers information for agencies for the homeless including training and best practices. It also features fact sheets for various types of people who are homeless, and a library of articles that can be b …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Social Work; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty–Homelessness

World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day

August 19, 2011, was World Humanitarian Day. This resource describes the crisis in the Horn of Africa and tells the story of a humanitarian aid worker there. People interested in supporting the relief effort can learn about how they can help and connect with reliable aid organizations.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Closing Guantanamo?

Closing Guantanamo?

Since 2002, the United States has used Guant??namo Bay as a location for detaining suspected terrorists. A “succinctly explained” overview of this controversial consequence of the War on Terror is provided by author Jonathan Masters in this Backgrounder from the non-partisan Council on Foreign Relations.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism

The Fire this Time

The Fire this Time

The Los Angeles riots of 1992 were caused by the interaction of police and a citizen. In LA, police were videotaped beating a man during a traffic stop. The city rioted for six days after three of the officers were acquitted, and the jury failed to reach a verdict about the fourth officer. This is a Time Magazine article by GEORGE J. CHURCH, Sylves …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

National Foster Care & Adoption Directory Search

National Foster Care & Adoption Directory Search

A federally-funded one-stop resource for information on all aspects of adoption and fostering related issues. In addition, “The National Foster Care & Adoption Directory (formerly the National Adoption Directory) offers adoption and foster care resources by State.
Subject: Social Sciences–Parenting & Family Life–Adoption

ifeminists.com

ifeminists.com

“This site is an all-inclusive online center where people looking for a new way to approach feminism can gather online, learn, and access a wealth of information. ifeminists.com offers in-depth resources and portal-like tools for everyone: activists and scholars, experts and beginners, women and men.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Ebony

Ebony

This the official website for Ebony magazine, with section on music & culture, entertainment, style, lifestyle, wellness, and politics.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

CDC–Lead

CDC–Lead

The website, sponsored by the CDC, provides information and educational resources about lead poisoning. It includes literature, explanation of symptoms, screening information, and research and outreach news.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Psyart

Psyart

“Psyart is a peer-reviewed, online journal focused on psychological studies of the arts: literature, film, visual arts, or music.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Social Sciences–Psychology

Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Planning

Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Planning

A collection of CDC information resources for the public, as well as laboratory & public health professionals, on preparing for and responding to terrorist threats of biological, chemical or radiological origin. Site topics include: Preparation & Planning, Emergency Response, Lab Information, Surveillance, News & Media Relations, Training, Resourc …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism

The Canadian Journal of Native Studies

The Canadian Journal of Native Studies

This “highly recognized journal in the field of Native Studies” publishes “anthropological, historical, sociological, political, legal, educational and cultural issues affecting First Nations people.” Most articles focus on Canadian Indigenous peoples, although some articles focus on other Indigenous peoples.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography

Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography

“The Electronic Journal of Africana Bibliography (EJAB) is a refereed online journal of bibliographies on any aspect of Africa, its peoples, their homes, cities, towns, districts, states, countries, regions, including social, economic sustainable development, creative literature, the arts, and the Diaspora.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Extended Care Information Network

Extended Care Information Network

A searchable and browseable database which lists rehabilitation providers, caregiving centers and retirement homes for seniors all over the United States. The information provided about each center includes name, location, number of beds, and type of service provided.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Ethnomusicology Online

Ethnomusicology Online

Ethnomusicology Online is a full text online scholarly resource on ethnomusicology. The articles are peer-reviewed and include graphics, audio, or video. They include reviews of audio, video or multimedia titles. The page also includes enhanced Ph.D. dissertations that have graphics, audio, and video. The scope of Ethnomusicology includes any …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Archaeology Data Service

Archaeology Data Service

“The aim of the Archaeology Data Service (ADS) is to collect, describe, catalogue, preserve, and provide user support for digital resources that are created as a product of archaeological research. The ADS also has a responsibility for promoting standards and guidelines for best practice in the creation, description, preservation and use of spatial …
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

National Atlas of the United States

National Atlas of the United States

“If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a map is worth ten thousand.” Explore hundreds of United States maps, including dynamic maps of invasive species and volcanoes. View and print maps for agriculture, biology, boundaries, climate, environment, geology, government, history, people, transportation and water, or make your own map!
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States Historical Maps; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics); Social Sciences–Sociology

Online Resources for Canadian Heritage

Online Resources for Canadian Heritage

Contains educational Internet resources about Canadian heritage. Covers the fields of archaeology, ethnology, history (including military history and postal history), and folk culture.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Archaeology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Canku Ota (Many Paths)

Canku Ota (Many Paths)

An online newsletter devoted to “celebrating Native America.” Includes news, traditional stories, a kids’ page, and links to related information.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History

Patrin

Patrin

Patrin is a learning resource and information centre about Romani culture, social issues, and current events. This web site has articles, links to other resources, a history of the Romani people, and information on language, culture, and arts.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

NativeTech – Native American Technology and Art

NativeTech – Native American Technology and Art

“NativeTech is an educational web site that covers topics of Native American technology and emphasizes the Eastern Woodlands region. The web site is organized into categories of Beadwork, Birds & Feathers, Clay & Pottery, Leather & Clothes, Metalwork, Plants & Trees, Porcupine Quills, Stonework & Tools, and Weaving & Cordage. I provide simple instr …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Native American History; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Ancient Britain

Ancient Britain

Map and descriptions of prehistoric sacred sites around Britain. Features such highlights as Avebury (site of King Arthur) and Stonehenge as well as many lesser known sites. You can click on the area of the map you are interested in or go to the sites by name. Site information is extensive and inludes historic information as well as a photo.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Prehistoric Europe; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Journal of Pan African Studies

Journal of Pan African Studies

JPAS is a quarterly journal focusing on scholarly, peer-reviewed articles on ???African world community studies and research???, current and historical, and the issues surrounding these communities. No registration required.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

The Sarmatian Review

The Sarmatian Review

“The Sarmatian Review was conceived by a group of American Polish scholars who observed a dearth of scholarly journals that would allow the Polish-American points of view to be heard. Polish-Americans, and other Americans of Central European ancestry, will be able to speak for themselves in a scholarly publication that reflects Central European and …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History

KACIKE: Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology

KACIKE: Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology

“The main purpose of this serial is to gather in one primary forum, ungoing research and writing on Caribbean Amerindians. It features an historical dimension to the study of Caribbean Amerindian society and culture, extending before 1492 and after. Looking through the challenging and complex lens of the Caribbean Amerindian presence, its aim is to …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Caribbean History

British Archaeology

British Archaeology

“This magazine is used by the Council for British Archaeology to promote the study and safeguarding of Britain’s historic environment, to provide a forum for archaeological opinion, and to improve public interest in, and knowledge of, Britain’s past.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Ioudaios Review

Ioudaios Review

Archive of the listserv IOUDAIOS-L, a discussion group for professionals in the field of Judaism in the Greco-Roman age. covers early Judaism and related fields, so some knowledge of classical Hebrew and hellenistic Greek is assumed.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Antiquity; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

disABILITY Information and Resources

disABILITY Information and Resources

A long list of articles about disability and links to disability resources on the Web, including databases, resource sites, events, products, services. Special page with numerous links to sources for information on accessible web page design.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Education–Special Education

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

This is an interview with Jared Bernstein, a co-director of research at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington D.C., in which he is interviewed about income inequality in the U.S.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty–Working Poor

Cafe Progressive

Cafe Progressive

“The place to start for progressive education reform, alternative politics, multicultural community, and a huge collection of progressive resources.” Site includes progressive on-line news resources, chat room, forums, and links to many other progressive Web resources.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

City Year

City Year

Online home of the City Year program through which young adults ages 17-24 dedicate an entire year of their lives to public service “as tutors and mentors, running after-school programs and leading youth leadership programs.” City Year serves 20 cities across the United States and has satellite affiliate programs in London and South Africa.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service

Philadelphia Archaeological Forum

Philadelphia Archaeological Forum

PAF is a website dedicated to Philadelphia, PA’s rich archaeological heritage. Presents news, articles, industry reports, educational and reference materials, an events page, and links all pertaining to archaeology practice and history in the city of Philadelphia.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Feminism Index

Feminism Index

This comes from the soc.feminism newsgroup. Many of the questions pertain specifically to the newsgroup, but there is also information about feminism, and some sources for further research.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Pambazuka News: “Solidarity: Opposing violence against women: International Women???s Action for Peace and Human Security”

Pambazuka News: “Solidarity: Opposing violence against women: International Women???s Action for Peace and Human Security”

This article provides a comprehensive overview of the main aims of the Million Women Rise (MWR) delegation of British women who attended the Third International Action of the World March of Women in Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo.delegation, including why DR Congo was chosen and why women are being attacked in the DRC. Further, informa …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Social Science Japan Journal: An International Journal of Social Science Research on Japan

Social Science Japan Journal: An International Journal of Social Science Research on Japan

“Social Science Japan Journal, a new English-language, internationally refereed journal of the Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, will publish original papers on social science issues related to modern Japan, including comparative work and studies of international relations. All disciplines in the social sciences are represented in t …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Healing Magazine

Healing Magazine

Addresses needs of children in crisis. Offers “practical, clinical information for children’s professionals and parents.” Covers issues such as ADD, adoption, child abuse, grief/coping with death, parenting, self-harming behavior, teen pregnancy, and violence.
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Folklife Online Exhibitions

Folklife Online Exhibitions

Online exhibits based on the cultural research of the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Exhibits include pictures and descriptions from various traditions and cultures.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

The Info XChange

The Info XChange

A network of information for folks in the Victoria Region of Australia. Includes names, addresses and phone numbers of community outreach organizations dealing with housing, unemployment, and general human services. The site also includes a listing of employment opportunities.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

University of Virginia Chinese Text Initiative

University of Virginia Chinese Text Initiative

A site for classic Chinese literature. As of 2008, the site has over 300 Tang Poems and poetry from authors Gu Yao Yan, Shi Jing, Hong Lou Meng, and Yu Xuan Ji. Literature is available in both English and Chinese.
Subject: Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–Classical Chinese Texts; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese

Psyche

Psyche

“A refereed electronic journal dedicated to supporting the interdisciplinary exploration of the nature of consciousness and its relation to the brain. PSYCHE publishes material relevant to that exploration from the perspectives afforded by the disciplines of cognitive science, philosophy, psychology, physics, neuroscience, and artificial intellige …
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology

Journal of Classroom Interaction

Journal of Classroom Interaction

“The Journal of Classroom Interaction is a semiannual publication devoted to empirical investigations and theoretical papers dealing with observation techniques, research on student and teacher behavior, and other issues relevant to the domain of classroom interaction. Preference is given to manuscripts which relate to the implications of teacher a …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Education; Social Sciences–Sociology

The Community Toolbox

The Community Toolbox

“The Community Tool Box is the world’s largest resource for free information on essential skills for building healthy communities.” Thousands of pages of practical, step-by-step guidance in specific community-building skills are available in hundreds of sections.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Virtual Museum of Nautical Archaeology

Virtual Museum of Nautical Archaeology

Resource on the under-the-ocean findings of the Institute of Nautical Archaeology. Includes maps and historical narratives of several shipwrecks as well as images of the artifacts recovered.
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology; Natural History And Natural Science

DAREnet

DAREnet

Provides free and open access to academic research output in the Netherlands. Project collects materials in digital form and standardizes them so that they can be easily searched via the Web interface.
Subject: Science & Technology; Social Sciences

The Center for the Development of Peace and Well-Being

The Center for the Development of Peace and Well-Being

The Center for the Development of Peace and Well-Being seeks to promote peace ???by conducting and disseminating scientific research into the nature of peaceful human interactions.??? Site includes articles, news and events and a list of resources.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Peace; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Peace–Peace Movements

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

“The manifestation of one of the most influential modern educational theories, the 6,900 entries in this major new reference work form the touchstone of what it means to be not only just a literate American but an active citizen in our multicultural democracy.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

The History of the Holidays

The History of the Holidays

This site, hosted by the History Channel, offers the history of seasonal holidays from a variety of cultural and religious practices.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Festivals, Games, And Holidays–Holidays; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News

Manners for Kids (and Parents) – FamilyEducation.com

Manners for Kids (and Parents) – FamilyEducation.com

Offers resources to help parents teach children manners. A variety of situations are addressed, including table manners, sportsmanship, introductions, and gift giving and receiving.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Etiquette And Manners; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory

Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory

“The Academic Jewish Studies Internet Directory is the prime gateway to high quality resources for the study of Judaism, including access to online library catalogs and to databases like ‘RAMBI Index of Articles in Jewish Studies’.” Links to academic associations, research institutes, Jewish studies departments at universities, libraries and archi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

Humanitas

Humanitas

“Explores issues of moral and social philosophy, epistemology, and aesthetics, and the relations among them, such as the moral and cultural conditions of knowledge.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Social Sciences–Sociology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Social Sciences–Psychology

Social History/Histoire Sociale

Social History/Histoire Sociale

Includes articles about “all types of social phenomena, whether cultural, political, economic, or demographic, without methodological, temporal, or geographic restrictions.” Many articles focus on Canada. Some articles are in French.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies

TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies

A peer-reviewed Canadian journal which publishes scholarly research on Canadian culture and society, with an emphasis on multiple Canadian and transnational perspectives, traditions, and debates.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Migrations in History

Migrations in History

“The Smithsonian’s multidisciplinary archives show how war, blight, greed, totalitarianism, curiosity, faith and optimism have mobilized people to leave home for parts unknown. Read about how migrations produce distinctive religions and cultures, such as Rastafarianism and Mormonism. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian traces m …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology

The Cult Controversy

The Cult Controversy

“This special report brings together 50 years of [Washington] Post photographs and news clips about some of the religious and other movements whose techniques have drawn criticism. It includes an annotated chronology tracing trends among these groups, along with analysis and opinion about methods used by many of these groups.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology; Social Sciences–Psychology

BPS Research Digest

BPS Research Digest

The BPS Research Digest is a blog from the British Psychological Society that reports on the latest research in the field of psychology. It includes links to many other psychology based blogs.
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology–Developmental Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health; Social Sciences Blogs

FamilyFun.com

FamilyFun.com

An online magazine for parents published by the Walt Disney Co., with original articles about all kinds of parenting information, including seasonal fun activities for kids, food ideas, travel info, games, coupon resources, and an online interactive community.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

City Journal

City Journal

One of the nation’s premier urban-policy magazines, it covers a wide range of issues, from school financing to urban architecture, as well as “the latest theorizing emanating from the law schools, the charitable foundations, even the schools of public health.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing

Catalyst

Catalyst

International non-profit organization working to “build inclusive workplaces and expand opportunities for women.” Offers free research reports and statistical studies on LGBT individuals and women of color in the workplace, women in leadership positions, and organizational change.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Chicago Women’s Liberation Union Herstory Project

Chicago Women’s Liberation Union Herstory Project

Website dedicated to archiving and sharing the history of the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union (CWLU). Articles, essays, biographies, and memoirs document the “role of the CWLU in the movement for women’s liberation and social justice of the late 1960s and 1970s.” Includes bibliography of websites and books on feminism.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Grandparents.com

Grandparents.com

Featuring everything a grandparent might want to know, including expert advice on games, movies, vacations, finance, food, toys, and more, including basic information like how to break the ice with your grandchildren. Advice is all for a grandparents’ perspective, whether you are right next door or across the country from your grandchildren.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Labriola National American Indian Data Center

Labriola National American Indian Data Center

The Labriola National American Indian Data Center is an international research collection that includes current and historical information on government, culture, religion, social life, and tribal history, covering North America, Sonora, and Chihuahua, Mexico.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

Food History News

Food History News

This site contains directories of historic food museums, classes, literature, and regional interest groups. It provides a limited number of historic recipies.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Material Traditions

Omertaa: Journal for Applied Anthropology

Omertaa: Journal for Applied Anthropology

Published by Expeditions, Research in Applied Anthropology, a research firm, this “international peer reviewed journal, with an academic board, publishing on issues which belong to the broader field of Applied Anthropology and related issues.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology

The National Center for Victims of Crime

The National Center for Victims of Crime

The NCVC, an advocacy organization for crime victims since 1985, has worked with more than 10,000 organizations and criminal justice agencies serving millions of crime victims. The site provides resources to victims of violence. Best viewed on Internet Explorer 6.0 and above.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Social Work; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime

FAQ – Career in Archaeology in the U.S.

FAQ – Career in Archaeology in the U.S.

“Answers to basic questions about a career as an archaeologist in the U.S.” Includes a bibliography of recommended books and other materials about archaeology, and a listing of archaeology-related Internet resources.
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Migration Dialogue

Migration Dialogue

This site has a wealth of information on migration; while the focus is on Mexican migration to the U.S., there is data and discussion of migration issues worldwide. Besides migration and rural migration news, a segment called ???changing face??? assesses ???the prospects for migrants and their children arriving in rural America.??? There are also …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–Mexico–U.S./Mexico Border & Immigration; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News

Assessment Psychology

Assessment Psychology

Site of a psychologist who collected numerous psychological assessment, measurement and testing resources. Also it presents links to professional associations, institutions ans resources for patients.
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology

New Songs for Peace

New Songs for Peace

???This UNESCO-endorsed project is intended to encourage people to think about peace, talk about peace, and write a new song that we will collect and self-publish in a book. These songs will promote peace, cultural acceptance and understanding for those who work towards peace throughout the world.???
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Peace

National Poverty Center

National Poverty Center

The National Poverty Center (NPC) ???conducts and promotes multidisciplinary, policy-relevant research on the causes and consequences of poverty.??? Included in this site are frequently asked questions, news and events, research, publications and a list of links.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty

Pov.net

Pov.net

Provides ???public access to current legal information, resources and organizations that relate to welfare, housing, mental health, WCB, EI, CPP, First Nations, and other areas of law which are relevant to people who are physically, mentally, socially, economically or otherwise marginalized.??? This site contains online resources relevant to Canadi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty

Minimum standards in Food Security, Nutrition and Food Aid

Minimum standards in Food Security, Nutrition and Food Aid

This comprehensive site gives standards on how to assess and analyze food security, nutrition, malnutrition and food aid. Also gives fact sheets such as a food security assessment checklist, nutrition assessment checklist and a chart of nutritional requirements.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues & Social Welfare–Hunger–Nutrition; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Hunger

Adoption.com

Adoption.com

Searchable, browsable adoption resource which “feature[s] adoption chat rooms and bulletin boards, The Adoption Daily News, Photolistings of children awaiting adoption, The Adoption Library, The Adoption.com Reunion Registry to find lost birth relatives, the Adoptive Parent Registry and much more. Adoption.com is committed to strengthening families …
Subject: Social Sciences–Parenting & Family Life–Adoption

Mature Resources

Mature Resources

Mature Resources is a free internet monthly magazine covering a range of subject of interest to baby boomers through senior citizens. Topics include health and wellness, travel, leisure, retirement, and financial planning.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Mayan Folktales

Mayan Folktales

A collection of folktales as told to Fernando Pe??alosa by don Pedro Miguel Say, a famous Q’anjob’al storyteller from San Miguel Ac??tan, Huehuetenango, Guatemala.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore

City Lore

City Lore

Explore the rich cultural heritage of New York City. Here you???ll find articles, online exhibitions, and resources about the diverse folk traditions in the Big Apple.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

Buber’s Basque Page: Folklore and Traditions

Buber’s Basque Page: Folklore and Traditions

This website describes many of the traditional elements of Basque culture, including folklore, mythology, dance, holidays, religion, games, architecture, and symbols.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore

The Committee for Missing Children

The Committee for Missing Children

This website serves as an information clearinghouse for a parent advocacy group that provides photographs of and information about missing and abducted children. This web site is created as a resource for parents of missing children as well as lawyers, other non-profits and non-governmental agencies, and the agencies that must deal with child abdu …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Genesis: Developing Access to Women’s History Sources in the British Isles

Genesis: Developing Access to Women’s History Sources in the British Isles

Genesis is a mapping initiative funded by the Research Support Libraries Program (RSLP) to identify and develop access to women’s history sources in the British Isles. The database holds descriptions of women’s history collections from the libraries, archives, and museums of the British Isles.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Developmental Psychology.org

Developmental Psychology.org

This site provides links to research and theory about children’s social and cognitive development with resources like lesson plans and classroom activities. Also includes some humorous anecdotes.
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology–Developmental Psychology; Social Sciences–Psychology

Minority Affairs Forum

Minority Affairs Forum

“Devoted to education about minority-related issues, including immigration, Affirmative Action, bilingual education, and race relations.” It provides extensive coverage of immigration and Affirmative Action through links to a variety of articles on the Web representing diverse points of view.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Stone Monuments

Stone Monuments

Legends of ancient and current stone monuments the worldwide. Probably the most famous included here is the story of King Arthur’s Stone. The page is browsable, not searchable. In addition to the stories, there are a few photos of these ancient monuments and there are links to related sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

The Ancient Sites Directory

The Ancient Sites Directory

Listings of archaeological sites all over Great Britain. The site provides photographs, descriptions and directions to all of the sites. The sites are divided up by county. You can view listings sorted by site type or by site name. The author has also provided further links to archaeological sites on the web as well as a bibliography of print res …
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Feeding America

Feeding America

Feeding America is the leading hunger-relief charity in the country, supporting a network of food and hunger related agencies across local communities. Provides links and information for becoming involved in the fight against domestic hunger.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Hunger

World Hunger Notes

World Hunger Notes

As a service of the World Hunger Education Service, the goal of this website is to “inform the community of people interested in issues of hunger and poverty, the public, and policymakers, about the causes, extent, and efforts to end hunger and poverty in the United States and the world.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Hunger

Research Resources for the Social Sciences

Research Resources for the Social Sciences

This is a research hub that lists internet resources for the social sciences. Psychology, anthropology, and women’s studies are among the included subjects. The news and journalism link has an extensive collection of sites, and the reference resources collection contain a variety of general social sciences research links.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences

Terrorism: Questions and Answers

Terrorism: Questions and Answers

“If you???re bewildered by anthrax, Afghanistan, and a lot else that???s happened since September 11, join the crowd. Our aim is to help sort it all out for you???in a question-and-answer format that???s authoritative, easily understandable, and nonpartisan.” A service of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism

UNODC and Terrorism Preventiom

UNODC and Terrorism Preventiom

This site outlines the role of the UN in global anti-terrorism actions. There are links to specific legislative measures and other organizations concerned with terrorism. There is also an informative list of partnerships of which UNODC is part.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Terrorism

LD Online

LD Online

An excellent place to look for the ABCs about learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Disorder. Provides information about how to get help, how to assess your own child, a glossary of terms, teaching techniques, parenting tips, and more. You can also view a calendar of events in the LD community and have a chance to purchase current publicatio …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

The American Association of Retired Persons

The American Association of Retired Persons

The AARP has compiled a lot of information for seniors together in this site. There is information about legal issues relating to retired persons as well as informational essays about lifestyle changes, family, money management, working etc. Further, there is information about volunteer and community programs in which retired persons can either don …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Sociology Resources on the Internet

Sociology Resources on the Internet

This site, put together by the library at Virginia Tech is a comprehensive resource for finding sociology-related information on the internet. It lists associations and organizations, discussion groups and listservs, electronic journals and newsletters, social theory resources, and World Wide Web starting points to help you on your way.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

Current Archaeology

Current Archaeology

Current Archaeology is Britain’s leading archaeology magazine, “the place to find out about digs, discoveries, and the latest news.??? Read about archeology in Britain and all over the world. Take virtual tours of recent discoveries, view directories of archaeological organizations, magazines, books and other web sites, or read issues of Current …
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project (MED) is an experiment in networked scholarship with the purpose of enhancing Classic Mayan epigraphic research. At present, MED consists of a relational database of glyphs (“gnumbers”), images, phonetic values (“pvalues”), and semantic values (“svalues”) according to the consensus among various American Mayani …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Spanish Journal of Psychology

Spanish Journal of Psychology

This peer-reviewed journal “is published for the social sciences community. Its aim is to promote the international dissemination of relevant empirical research and methodological proposals in the various areas of specialization within psychology.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology

Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan

Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan

This site belongs to the oldest political/social organization of Afghan women, struggling for peace, freedom, democracy, and women’s rights in Afghanistan. The site contains a biography of Meena, founding member of RAWA, who was murdered in 1987 by agents of the KHAD (the Afghanistan branch of the KGB.)
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

WomenWatch: UN Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women

WomenWatch: UN Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women

An information gateway to the many United Nations services and programs working towards women’s equality and empowerment. Offers the latest UN news on women’s rights, videos, publications, committees, and more.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

RootsWorld: They Call Themselves Roma

RootsWorld: They Call Themselves Roma

At this site you???ll find answers to questions including: Roma: Who are they? What is Gypsy music? You???ll also find listening examples of works by the Karandila Brass Orchestra and saxophonist Yuri Yunakov.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

AdoptioNetwork Home Page

AdoptioNetwork Home Page

“A volunteer-operated information resource for the adoption community.” Includes directories of adoption agencies and support groups for adoptees.
Subject: Social Sciences–Parenting & Family Life–Adoption

NativeWeb Resources

NativeWeb Resources

“NativeWeb strives to obtain links with quality content by and about indigenous peoples from around the world.” Their resources section offers thousands of annotated links to web sites, organized by topic, nation, and geographic region.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Jewish.com

Jewish.com

“Jewish.com adheres to the philosophy of being an informative, interesting and welcoming site for all Jews, regardless of their affiliation or religious observance. Jewish.com maintains vibrant community areas including ‘ask a rabbi;’ several reference tools, including a complete electronic translation of the Torah and over 7,000 non-commercial Jew …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Jewish

Archaeology: An Introduction

Archaeology: An Introduction

An “electronic companion to Archaeology : An Introduction – an introductory book about archaeology for students, or anyone else who would like to start learning about the subject. The book is by Kevin Greene, a senior lecturer in Archaeology at the University of Newcastle in the UK.” This site is full of excellent links to academic resources and i …
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Archaeology Info

Archaeology Info

This site includes a glossary of archaeology and anthropology terms, featured links and an overview of human evolution including pics of famous hominid skulls and fossils.
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Radiocarbon WEB-info

Radiocarbon WEB-info

“Radiocarbon dating is the technique upon which chronologies of the late Pleistocene and Holocene have been built. This resource is designed to provide online information concerning the radiocarbon dating method. We hope it will be of occasional use to radiocarbon users and interested students alike.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Interracial Voice

Interracial Voice

“Interracial Voice is published every other month as an independent, information-oriented, networking newsjournal serving the mixed-race/interracial community in cyberspace. This electronic publication advocates universal recognition of mixed-race individuals as constituting a separate “racial” entity.” There’s a great collection of thoughtful arti …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

LOLA Press

LOLA Press

“Lolapress is the magazine that deals with women’s lives, the regional, the political, the cultural experiences of women, the different kind of feminism and with a lot of other subjects.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Fathering Magazine

Fathering Magazine

“Fathermag.com considers itself to be “the on-line magazine for men with families” and provides a lengthy catalog of articles on family and fathering. The articles examine social issues affecting children and child development ,and include personal expreience stories. Some articles contain strong language.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Wotanging Ikche Native American News

Wotanging Ikche Native American News

This weekly newsletter’s mission statement is to keep “the brothers and sisters who share our Spirit informed about current events within the lives of those who walk the Red Road. ” This is available through email or the world wide web and contains news stories, community services and events, and political activities affecting Native Americans. ( …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The Women’s Place

The Women’s Place

“This is a weekly e-zine dedicated to women looking for resources, fun, relevant information, recipes, health, stress relief tips, humour, household tips, beauty tips, relationship and family info, frugal living, sewing/quilting tips,??self-esteem, savvy sites, recipes, and much more!”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Women Online News

Women Online News

“Each month Amy and Kathleen McMahon, of WWWomen, will bring you new stories by women online, regular features that focus on online content, the technical aspects of being online and online hot spots, an interactive forum for reader response, and more!”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Women in Natural Resources

Women in Natural Resources

“Women in Natural Resources (WiNR) is a unique, high quality magazine-journal in the field of natural resources. It combines the best elements of a technical journal, the informal style of a newsletter, and the reader-friendly format of a magazine. It is designed and written by women at all levels in forestry, fisheries, wildlife, range, recreat …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Western Criminology Review

Western Criminology Review

“The Western Criminology Review (ISSN 1096-4886) is aAcholarly journal official sponsored by the Western Society of Criminology and located at wcr.sonoma.edu. It is a a forum for the publication and discussion of theory, research, policy and practice in the rapidly changing and interdisciplinary fields of criminology and criminal justice.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime

VitalSTATS: The Numbers Behind the News

VitalSTATS: The Numbers Behind the News

“The Statistical Assessment Service (STATS) is a nonpartisan, non-profit research organization in Washington, D.C… devoted to the accurate use of scientific and quantitative information in public policy debate. STATS serves as a resource for journalists by providing timely and well-researched analysis of current statistical and scientific disput …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Science & Technology–Communications; Business & Economics–Statistics

Uppity Women Magazine

Uppity Women Magazine

This zine has decidedly woman-oriented focus, with an emphasis on contributed articles and book reviews. While the events calendar is for the Santa Cruz, CA area, the articles and reviews are of general interest to readers wanting to hear the views of others on feminist issues and concerns.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

United Nations Chronicle Online Edition

United Nations Chronicle Online Edition

“The UN Chronicle is a quarterly magazine published by the United Nations Department of Public Information and available worldwide through subscription. This web site contains selected articles from the print magazine. The UN Chronicle covers a broad range of activities and programmes of the far-reaching United Nations system, as well as questions …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups–United Nations

Ultramarine Newsletter

Ultramarine Newsletter

“The Ultramarine Newsletter is published by the Ultramarine Foundation, established for encouraging research of coastal archaeology and maritime heritage of the Americas. It presents (in English and Spanish) condensed reports, reviews, and bibliographical information about current research on coastal and nautical archaeology, maritime history, and …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Twins Magazine

Twins Magazine

“Twins Magazine is geared toward the growing number of multiple birth families. This site offers information on every stage of raising twins from pregnancy to adolescence. This site also provides selected articles from each issue of the magazine, along with subscription and book ordering opportunities, e-mail for comments, and advertising informa …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Theory & Science

Theory & Science

“An interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal devoted to the discussion of theory, science, and social change. Theory & Science is free, full-content academic journal published by the International Consortium for the Advancement of Academic Publication (ICAAP).”
Subject: Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Sociology

Today’s Bride

Today’s Bride

An online wedding resource for brides and grooms-to-be. Today’s Bride is based in the midwest and includes information about bridal shows and vendors as well as articles and ideas galore to help you plan your wedding.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Bridal

Today’s Christian Woman

Today’s Christian Woman

“Contains inspiring articles, interviews with respected Christian women, insightful features on relevant issues, personal stories, and much more. Written for the woman who wants her faith to impact every area of her life, each issue of Today’s Christian Woman will bring inspiration, refreshment and encouragement to your doorstep.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Teen Voices

Teen Voices

“Teen Voices challenges the mainstream media’s image of girls by providing an intelligent alternative packed with original writing, poetry and artwork. We encourage our readers to write articles on self-esteem, racism, sexism, feminism, popular culture, health, and other issues important to them. “
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Stanford Humanities Review

Stanford Humanities Review

“This website is the electronic incarnation of the Stanford Humanities Review (SHR). Devoted to an open, interdisciplinary dialogue centered on current debates and issues in the humanities, the SHR appears twice annually in book-format, and in this on-line version.” Each issue focuses on a specific theme. Previous issues have concentrated on such t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Arts & Humanities–Culture; Social Sciences

Sociological Research Online

Sociological Research Online

“Sociological Research Online publishes high quality applied sociology, focusing on theoretical, empirical and methodological discussions which engage with current political, cultural, and intellectual topics and debates.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

The Source

The Source

The only Bilingual Newspaper in Vancouver,BC-Canada, providing a multicultural forum for diversity. Writers are from different parts of the world and may or may not be necessarily be living in Vancouver.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Social Research Update

Social Research Update

Intended to keep social researchers up to date on developments in research techniques and analysis. “Laptop computers and computer assisted telephone interviewing change fundamentally the way in which surveys are done. New statistical techniques are being developed which are better suited to the kinds of data which social researchers generally deal …
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

shufflebrain

shufflebrain

“Shufflebrain is a collection of popular and scholarly works, fiction as well as nonfiction, dealing with two general questions: a) how does the brain house the mind; and b) do the same abstract rules of logic apply to both memory and regeneration?”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Social Sciences–Psychology

SAA Archaeological Record

SAA Archaeological Record

Bulletin for archaeologists, anthropologists, museum professionals, curators, and scholars. Reports on developments in the preservation and management of archaeological collections and artifacts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Museums; Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Resources For Archivists; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Room of One’s Own

Room of One’s Own

“Room of One’s Own was founded in 1975 by a group of women who wanted to provide a forum for new and established women writers. The idea was that the work of emerging writers would appear next to that of established writers, not only to showcase writing that was not getting published in the old boys’ network of literary journals, but also to give …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Reunions Magazine

Reunions Magazine

“Reunions magazine is dedicated to the joy of family, class and military reunions and everyone who is searching for a reunion – adoption, genealogy, and lost loves. Content focuses on reunion organizing, searching and helping organizers be well-educated and wise reunion consumers.” Site features full text of current issue and discount subscriptio …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Replika

Replika

“replika is a Hungarian social science quarterly devoted to encourage intellectual
debate and to facilitate interdisciplinary dialogue between the different social
sciences and humanities. Replika publishes essays and research analyses written
by leading Hungarian social scientists as well as translations of influential articles
that have s …
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

QV Magazine

QV Magazine

“QV Magazine is a print and online publication that both represents and informs gay Latinos about the many different issues that affect them. It’s ultimate purpose is to spread UNITY among these individuals by creating an atmosphere of understanding about the variety of lifestyles within this community. QV’s committment is to accomplish this cohesi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Psychiatric Times

Psychiatric Times

These extensive articles on psychiatric care can be searched by author, date, title and topic. “CME, Inc. (A Miller Freeman Company) provides useful, high-quality clinical information to physicians, psychiatrists, other professionals, patients and caregivers.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Psychiatric News

Psychiatric News

“Psychiatric News delivers up-to-the-minute information on everything from government and legislative activities to the latest developments in the drug and therapy fields. Concise articles provide timely information on grants, meetings, seminars, and on the activities of the APA and other professional societies. Letters to the editor and announceme …
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

PsychNews International

PsychNews International

“PsychNews International publishes articles on current events in mental health, updates from relevant Internet discussion groups, as well as original research and theoretical articles.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Peace Magazine

Peace Magazine

“Six times a year we publish articles, news stories, book and film reviews, letters, and a calendar of events. We discuss disarmament; conflict resolution; nonviolent sanctions; peace institutions (e.g. the United Nations and the World Court); conflicts and crises around the world; profiles of activists and researchers; and controversies about deve …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War

Pakistan Link

Pakistan Link

A “very good source of news for the Pakistani community living in the USA. lot of local, community, pakistani, religious and ethnity information for the people of Indian sub-continent.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Middle Eastern; Regional & Country Information–Middle East

The Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution

The Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution

“The Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution is intended as a resource for students, teachers and practitioners in fields relating to the reduction and elimination of conflict. It desires to be a free, yet valuable, source of information to aid anyone trying to work toward a less violent and more cooperative world. “
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War

OECD Observer

OECD Observer

“OECD Observer brings you concise, up-to-date and authoritative analysis of crucial world economic and social issues. Throughout the year, clearly and succinctly, without colour from personalities or politics, the Observer gets to the heart of the questions facing governments, business, NGOs and civil society, and provides an opportunity for academ …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Social Sciences; Business & Economics–Economics

Catalyst

Catalyst

“Nucleus is the Union of Concerned Scientists’ quarterly magazine. It includes articles about our research findings, progress reports on our policy reform efforts, and updates on congressional and state legislative decisions.”
This publication has been replaced by “Catalyst”
Subject: Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The New Statesman

The New Statesman

The British magazine of political and social commentary.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism

Native Peoples Magazine

Native Peoples Magazine

Native Peoples Magazine is a “quarterly journal of strong visuals and accurate, erudite prose dedicated to sensitively portraying the arts and lifeways of Native Americans.” “Native Peoples is affiliated with The Heard Museum, Phoenix; the Wheelwright Museum, Santa Fe; The Institute of American Indian Art, Santa Fe; the Southwest Museum, Los Angele …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Natural Life: Your Guide to Sustainable Healthy Living

Natural Life: Your Guide to Sustainable Healthy Living

Covers ecology and the environment, health, food regulations and safety, sustainable living, organic gardening, parenting, progressive politics, biotechnology, women’s issues, and homeschooling.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Nature Neuroscience

Nature Neuroscience

“Nature Neuroscience is a multidisciplinary journal that aims to publish papers of the highest quality and significance in all areas of neuroscience. It welcomes contributions in molecular, cellular, systems and cognitive neuroscience, as well as psychophysics, computational modeling and diseases of the nervous system. No area is excluded from cons …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders; Social Sciences–Psychology

Myria, the magazine for mothers

Myria, the magazine for mothers

Myria is “an online magazine created to support, inform and encourage women who are mothers…Myria was created to deliver the best of both worlds: meeting your needs as a woman, but never forgetting the joys and responsibilities of motherhood.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

The Multiracial Activist

The Multiracial Activist

“The Multiracial Activist (TMA) is a libertarian oriented activist journal covering social and civil liberties issues of interest to biracial/multiracial individuals, interracial couples/families and transracial adoptees.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Ms. Magazine

Ms. Magazine

“Ms. is the pre-eminent feminist publication in the United States and the world. The depth and range of information Ms. delivers???special issues addressing the politics of breast cancer and sex at work; investigative reports on sex tourism, the fertility industry, the glass ceiling; a department dedicated to highlighting women’s organizing worldwi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Mothering

Mothering

Celebrating the experience of parenthood, this magazine centers on natural family living. Mothering is independently owned and the print version is read in “more than 65 countries.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Marvels and Tales – Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies

Marvels and Tales – Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies

“Marvels & Tales is a peer-reviewed journal of fairy-tale studies. International and multidisciplinary in orientation, the journal publishes rigorous scholarly work dealing with the fairy tale in any of its diverse manifestations and contexts. Marvels & Tales recognizes that interest in the fairy tale crosses cultural as well as disciplinary bounda …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism

Marriage Partnership

Marriage Partnership

“Do you celebrate Christian marriage and care about nurturing your relationship? Marriage Partnership is a magazine which speaks directly to the important concerns of your marriage–a magazine that will offer humor, insight and information to strengthen and enrich both your marriage and the marriages around you.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Ma’Zine

Ma’Zine

“Moms Online Ma’Zine is a weekly magazine written by Moms for Moms. Yes, that means you too! Rather than featuring professional writers, or writing which is already published elsewhere, Ma’Zine proudly presents original essays, stories, and poems written by real Moms like yourself. Dive into some quality writing by Moms who are struggling with prob …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

The Lavender Salon Reader

The Lavender Salon Reader

“The newsletter and literary review for gay and lesbian reading clubs.” The Lavender Salon ceased publication in 1999, however archives are available online.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Journal of World Systems Research

Journal of World Systems Research

“The Journal of World-Systems Research is an electronic journal dedicated to scholarly research on the modern world-system and earlier, smaller intersocietal networks. It is intentionally interdisciplinary in focus.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

Journal of World Anthropology

Journal of World Anthropology

“The Journal of World Anthropology (JWA) is a scholarly journal. Our goal is to be the general, broad-based anthropology journal of the internet. JWA covers all aspects of anthropology (physical, social, cultural, linguistic, applied anthropology, archaeometry, and archaeology) and related disciplines of the hard and soft sciences, and the humaniti …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology

Journal of World-Systems Research

Journal of World-Systems Research

“The main editorial goal of the Journal of World-Systems Research is to develop and disseminate scholarly research on topics that are relevant to the analysis of world-systems. We especially want to include works that proceed from severaldifferent theoretical stances and disciplines. These include, but are not limited to, civilizationists, evolutio …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Social Sciences; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

Journal of South Asia Women Studies

Journal of South Asia Women Studies

“This Journal is meant to disseminate works which address theoretical and practical issues that are of interest to both scholars of South Asia and to women in and from South Asia. Subjects: law, civil rights, gender issues, religion, philosophy, politics, feminism and ecofeminism, classical and modern literature, poetry, dance, music, drama, langu …
Subject: Social Sciences; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Janus Head

Janus Head

“Janus Head is a free on-line interdisciplinary journal dedicated to graduate studies in literature, philosophy, and phenomenological psychology.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Social Sciences–Psychology

Interracial Voice

Interracial Voice

“INTERRACIAL VOICE is published every other month as an independent, information-oriented, networking news journal serving the mixed-race/interracial community in cyberspace and supports the initiative to establish a multiracial category on the 2000 Census.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Intersections: Gender History and Culture in the Asian Context

Intersections: Gender History and Culture in the Asian Context

Intersections is an academic journal which focuses on “new research and teaching in the area of Gender Studies in the Asian region.” It crosses many disciplines, but has a particular slant towards studying “historicala and cultural gender patterns.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Illyria: The Albanian-American Newspaper

Illyria: The Albanian-American Newspaper

“Illyria’s Mission: To provide accurate, timely and objective news to the Albanian diaspora in Albanian and English and to serve as a source of information for Western legislative and business leaders about the Albanian struggle.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Hispanic Times Magazine

Hispanic Times Magazine

The Hispanic Times is a magazine geared towards Hispanic professionals who “lead diverse and active lives”. Articles range from “popular culture, to Hispanic American History, travel, entertainment, cinema, book reviews, cooking, business, job opportunities and a resource directory. It is possible to read two magazines from the archives and to re …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic

Heroine

Heroine

“For Women of Substance… Welcome to Heroine Magazine. What you will find in these pages: Extraordinary women who will inspire you – and ways to follow that inspiration with action. Educated opinions ?? and a place to respond with thoughts of your own. Women??s artwork ?? and a different way to think about a woman??s “beauty.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Hip Mama

Hip Mama

“Hip Mama is the only parenting publication that explores the real experience of parenthood; not just the superficial aspects, but the true challenges and rewards of creating a family . . . The zine started as a forum for young mothers, single parents, and marginalized voices, but has grown to represent progressive families of all varieties.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Hearing Health Magazine

Hearing Health Magazine

“A one-of-a-kind magazine designed for people who experience any degree of hearing loss, tinnitus, or other ear disorder. Professionals, educators, and significant others also find HEARING HEALTH a useful resource as they seek ways to improve communication. From the dangers of loud noise to training hearing dogs to the controversy surrounding sign …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

Grand Times

Grand Times

“A unique weekly magazine published for active older adults. Controversial, entertaining and informative, we celebrate life’s opportunities and examine life’s challenges.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Geek Girl

Geek Girl

“Geek Girl ” calls itself, “the world’s first cyberfeminist hyperzine.” With its stunning array of visual effects and great pop-culture content, this e-zine out of Australia is sure to delight viewers.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

The GayZette

The GayZette

“A newspaper for the fun of it! We are a fun publication with articles, news and entertainment for the gay and lesbian community in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, CT. We bring you the following columns: Dumdonna, Misty, Cruizin the Net, Travel, Call Me Sue (Legal Advice), Night Club Guide, Theatre and Movies, Top 10 Disco, Man of The Month, …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Forum: Qualitative Social Research (FQS)

Forum: Qualitative Social Research (FQS)

“FQS is a multilingual, peer-reviewed online journal for qualitative research. The main aim of FQS is to promote discussion and cooperation between qualitative researchers from different countries and social science disciplines.”
Subject: Social Sciences

Folklore

Folklore

The e-journal contains “articles about shamanism, urban legends, ethnomusicology, pareomiology, popular calendar data and folk belief … The journal is intentionally academical. We are doing our best to use all the many-sided possibilities an Internet publication has… In Folklore, researches of all genres of folklore will be published, all artic …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore; Social Sciences–Anthropology

Fathering Magazine

Fathering Magazine

“Fathermag.com considers itself to be “the on-line magazine for men with families” and provides a lengthy catalog of articles on family and fathering. The articles examine social issues affecting children and child development ,and include personal expreience stories. Some articles contain strong language.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Fairlady

Fairlady

South Africa’s leading general interest English-language women’s magazine. “South Africa is a country in transition and FAIR LADY reflects the issues confronting women in a changing society, offering inspiration for personal growth and ideas and information for all aspects of their lives.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Exploring Adult Literacy

Exploring Adult Literacy

“Exploring Adult Literacy (EAL) is… intended to address the needs of adult literacy practitioners in adult basic education, family literacy and workplace literacy. This is a peer reviewed journal. Our goal is to provide practical, but research-based short articles on new ideas in the field as well as position papers, lesson plans, reviews, and a …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy–Functional Literacy

Esquire

Esquire

“Esquire is special because it’s a magazine for men. Not a fashion magazine for men, not a health magazine for men, not a money magazine for men. It is not any of these things; it is all of them. It is, and has been for nearly seventy years, a magazine about the interests, the curiosity, the passions, of men.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Men

The 11th Hour

The 11th Hour

This horror and sci-fi entertainment magazine for women includes: feature articles; movie, TV, and video reviews; movie news; letters; and links to other horror and entertainment Web sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy

“The Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy publishes one symposium issue per year relating to conferences hosted by the Journal at the Duke University School of Law and the Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Culture and Tradition

Culture and Tradition

Culture and Tradition is a bilingual folklore journal published by the folklore graduate students at Memorial University, St. John’s Newfoundland. The serial covers topics such as traditional folk art, music, food, architecture, belief systems, psychology and the social structures of the diverse regional, ethnic, religious, and industrial groups …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

CORDIS: Community Research and Development Information Service

CORDIS: Community Research and Development Information Service

News on research and innovation in the European Union, covering the sciences, economic policy developments, and updates on funding opportunities for research.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News

Communicatio

Communicatio

“Communicatio is a partial electronic version of the South African Journal for Communication Theory and Research published by Unisa Press, University of South Africa.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

“The Chronicle of Philanthropy is the newspaper of the non-profit world. Published every other week, it is the No. 1 news source for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and other people involved in the philanthropic enterprise. This Web site offers a summary of the contents of the current issue of The Chronicle, a list of forthcoming conf …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service

Child Welfare Review

Child Welfare Review

“Child Welfare Review is an electronic journal that brings together current papers on important topics in child welfare. Many of the articles are located at web sites around the world. The links to the articles allow quick access to these papers.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The Big Issue

The Big Issue

“The Big Issue was set up in 1991 to give homeless people the chance to make an income. It campaigns on behalf of homeless people and highlights the major social issues of the day. It allows homeless people to voice their views and opinions.” … “The magazine is comprised of 3 distinct sections: news and features, arts & culture and social action …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

Assemblage: The Sheffield Graduate Journal of Archaeology

Assemblage: The Sheffield Graduate Journal of Archaeology

“Assemblage is a journal first and foremost for graduate students, intended to provide writers with experience in the process of publishing academic work, present readers with stimulating material to consider and debate, and forge stronger ties within an increasingly fragmented graduate population. Our primary mandate is to include a range of mater …
Subject: Social Sciences–Archaeology

Anthropoetics: The Journal of Generative Anthropology

Anthropoetics: The Journal of Generative Anthropology

“In contrast to fashionable methodologies that dissolve the human in the fractal complexity of cultural differences, generative anthropology (GA) attempts to understand cultural phenomena in the simplest terms possible: all things human are traced back to their source in the hypothetical scene of origin in which human beings as sign-using creatures …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology

Anistoriton

Anistoriton

“Anistoriton is an electronic journal published only on the Internet. It is a free and independent magazine of History, Archaeology & ArtHistory edited by D. I. Loizos and an Editorial Committee. Anistoriton is the Greek word for “ignorant in history”. It is an attempt to bridge the gap between professional historians and archaeologists and their s …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History; Social Sciences–Archaeology

OnEarth

OnEarth

National Resources Defense Council sends OnEarth (formerly called The Amicus Journal) out to its membership and also publishes it online. The online version has poetry, fiction, nonfiction, letters and responses from NRDC, links to archives of OnEarth, selected articles, and book reviews.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

American Folk

American Folk

Created by the graduate students at the UCLA Folklore and Mythology Program, American Folk is an e-journal designed for the scholar and general reader . This site has articles on individual folk artists, craftspeople, folk performers, and other folk and popular culture genres written by academically trained students and professionals in folklore a …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

African Wildlife News

African Wildlife News

“African Wildlife News is published five times a year by the African Wildlife Foundation for our members. The articles spotlight AWF field activities and important developments for African wildlife populations and habitats.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Social Sciences–Social Sciences News; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Accord: An International Review of Peace Initiatives

Accord: An International Review of Peace Initiatives

“A resource for diplomats, mediators and negotiators; relief, development and human rights workers; journalists and academics. Its four main functions are to provide: a practical learning resource to enrich people’s understanding of the potentialities and pitfalls of ‘peacebuilding’; a primer for international readers unfamiliar with specific war …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War

Administration on Aging

Administration on Aging

Includes many resources for elders and their families, including information about housing, nutrition, caregivers’ information, Alzheimer’s resources, statistics on aging, and other resources. Also includes the Resource Directory for Older People.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Native American Authors

Native American Authors

This website provides information on Native North American authors with bibliographies of their published works, biographical information, and links to online resources including interviews, online texts and tribal websites.
Site is browsable by author, title and tribe.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Authors; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American

Tolerance.org

Tolerance.org

“The mission of Tolerance.org is to create a national community committed to human rights. Its goal is to awaken people of all ages to the problem of hate and intolerance, to equip them with the best tolerance ideas and to prompt them to act in their homes, schools, businesses and communities… Tolerance.org is structured for easy access to news, …
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Glossary of Terms Relating to Afro-Caribbean Music

Glossary of Terms Relating to Afro-Caribbean Music

Descarga, a online resource for finding and purchasing CDs, books, videos, and other materials related to Afro-Latin music, has published this glossary of terms, which includes information on instruments and music styles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Inventors Assistance League Multicultural Resource Center

Inventors Assistance League Multicultural Resource Center

Inventors Assistance League has provided biographical information about under-represented inventors, as well as recognizing what these people invented. This section also features demographical information and trends related to inventions and inventors.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

SAWNET: South Asian Women’s Network

SAWNET: South Asian Women’s Network

SAWNET’s website provides a comprehensive guide to resources and issues (on and off the Internet) pertaining to South Asian women. Topics range from career information to LGBT issues to a list of children’s books to news articles from other sources. The site has several contributors from all over the world and, because of the diverse representation …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

SAWNET Bookshelf

SAWNET Bookshelf

This is an excellent resource for books written by South Asian women. The site organizes books by category (fiction, non-fiction, anthology, cookbook, etc.), lists authors, and provides information on bookstores, book clubs, magazines and more. It also provides book reviews, interviews and other information for some books. It is put together by SAW …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Authors; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Women of Achievment and Herstory

Women of Achievment and Herstory

“The founding purpose of the Women’s Internet Information Network, Inc. is to present an encyclopedic coverage of women’s lives, herstory, and achievement to any person, any place in the world who wants the information – and to offer it free here on the internet.” The “Women of Achievment” page has 365 brief biographies of important women, searchab …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History

The Benton Foundation

The Benton Foundation

The Benton Foundation seeks to utilize the public interest use of communications to bring about social benefits. Through its seven projects, the foundation attempts to shape the public interest in emerging communications environment in the public interest. The Foundation merges philanthropy, public policy and community action to use digital media t …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Science & Technology–Communications; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Social, Economic and Political Change

Social, Economic and Political Change

An annotated listing of links to information about large scale long-term political, economic and social systems change at the national and international level. This site links to sites with data, theory, national profiles, history, research, course syllabi, and other useful information.
Subject: Social Sciences; Business & Economics–Economics; Social Sciences–Sociology

BPD Central

BPD Central

This website provides a collection of resources for people who have a loved one with Borderline Personality Disorder. Included are links to literature, a directory for finding a therapist, chat rooms, and links to other sites related to BDP.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Mental Disorders; Social Sciences–Psychology

Italian Genealogy Online

Italian Genealogy Online

“Hand-picked Italian genealogy links, surname boards, links to Italian and Italian-American sites, plus plenty of general interest items on Italy. The best genealogy tools to help those of you research your roots including information on various genealogical techniques for finding your family.”
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Indian Law Resource Center

Indian Law Resource Center

The Indian Law Resource Center is a non-profit law and advocacy organization with the principle goal of assuring “the survival of indigenous peoples, including protection of their land rights, environment, and right to self-determination.” The Indian Law Resource Center web site provides information on the organization’s casework, archives of the …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Law, Government & Political Science–Law

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

The Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) is an “archive that collects, preserves, documents, and exhibits domestic and international posters relating to historical and contemporary movements for peace and social justice.” Online examples from the collection with full catalog records.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Psychology Information Online

Psychology Information Online

Created to provide a central place on the Internet for information about the practice of psychology, Psychology Information Online covers diagnosis, disorders and problems, therapies, counseling, testing and treatment services. Site highlights include U.S. state-by-state directories of psychologists and organizations, a consumer information page on …
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology

Social Psychology Network

Social Psychology Network

A gateway site with links to a variety of resources in the field of social psychology. Includes links to sites on specific social psychology topics, graduate programs, organizations, professional journals, teaching resources and more.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Social Sciences–Psychology

Demos–Ideas & Action

Demos–Ideas & Action

Created by a network of journalists, writers and researchers, Demos features “news, information and expertise on the divide in income, wealth and health” in the United States. It is meant to serve as “a storehouse of information, comment, and original thinking about the increased material and socioeconomic differences among us, and about the implic …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Sociology; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Society, Politics & Culture

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Society, Politics & Culture

A searchable, browsable directory of magazine articles on topics related to society, politics and culture that are available online. Topics covered include: Archaeology; Culture; Disabled; Gay & Lesbian; History; International Politics; Language; Law; Men; Mythology; Philanthropy; Philosophy & Deep Thought; Racial; Regional Politics & News; Religio …
Subject: Social Sciences

TheMensCenter.com

TheMensCenter.com

“Our mission to assist men in finding male positive resources, information, and support.” A portal for Web resources for and about men, with links to state & local, national, and international resources. Other features include discussion areas, a library of articles, and an events calendar.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Men

Psybersite

Psybersite

This site analyzes the social psychological aspects of modern behaviors through essays and tutorials created by advanced undergraduate and graduate students at Miami University (Ohio), providing an interesting look at today’s society.
Subject: Social Sciences–Sociology; Social Sciences–Psychology

Famous Adoptees and Foster Children

Famous Adoptees and Foster Children

“Biographical directory of influential and famous persons who were adopted or spent time being raised by people other than their biological parents.”
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Social Sciences–Parenting & Family Life–Adoption

Redzone

Redzone

A site created by the Eyak Preservation Council, a grassroots consortium of dedicated local Natives, fishers and world citizens who became activists in the aftermath of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound. This site includes educational resources and maps about the damage done by the oil spill, news and alerts, and information a …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

The Black Web Portal

The Black Web Portal

A comprehensive Web portal dedicated to information for and about African-Americans. Use the search engine or browse their categories to find relevant Web resources. There are also events and news areas.
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

The History of Costume

The History of Costume

A collection of 500 costume images consisting of “historical dress from antiquity to the end of the 19th century.” The 125 pages of images are from the book “History of Costume” printed in 1861 in Munich. Images have a “Victorian” perspective that does not detract from the value. There are two indexes:a fast loading Text, and the slower Images.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Clothing And Dress

Humans and Other Animals

Humans and Other Animals

“Humans and Other Animals is a web site designed for all those interested in the human-animal relationship. The site provides academic researchers, students and people who deal with animals in their everyday lives, both professionally or as owners, with information on and links to a wide range of anthrozoological resources.”
Subject: Social Sciences; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Deaf Queer Resource Center

Deaf Queer Resource Center

“The Deaf Queer Resource Center (DQRC) is a national non-profit resource and information center founded and directed by Deaf Queer activist Dragonsani Renteria. This is “the place” to find the most comprehensive and accurate information about the Deaf Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered community.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender; Deaf & Hard Of Hearing Organizations

The International Dyslexia Association

The International Dyslexia Association

International non-profit organization devoted to the study and treatment of the learning disability dyslexia. Its web site provides general information on this condition (including common warning signs), news on assistive technologies, listings of related conferences and seminars, legislative information, and more.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

Senior Housing Net

Senior Housing Net

Senior Housing Net’s Information Center provides a glossary of terms, a moving checklist, and links to health information and long term care financing. Senior Housing Net’s directory contains descriptions, photographs, floor plans, online tours, links to onsite managers of retirement communities, assisted living facilities and nursing homes. The re …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing

Costume History

Costume History

This incredibly rich site offers descriptions and pictures of how humans have clothed themselves from Ancient Greece to the present. Although the focus is on Europe and the U.S., there are also significant data on the ancient near east. Many of the primary links offer primarily text, but pictures also abound after a bit of digging. There are als …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Etiquette, Dress, And Social Customs–Clothing And Dress

Celebrating Women’s History

Celebrating Women’s History

“Celebrate the lives and achievements of women who have played a significant role in literature, culture, politics, music, art and more.” Includes biographies of more than 80 women, a women’s history timeline, a quiz, and other activities.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History

Women Artists in History

Women Artists in History

Index of women artists from the Renaissance to today, whenever possible examples of artworks are illustrated. Also has links to other sites with information about women artists.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Artists & Architects; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

The National Fair Housing Advocate Online

The National Fair Housing Advocate Online

A “resource designed to serve both the fair housing advocacy community and the general public with timely news and information regarding the issues of housing discrimination.” This comprehensive site covers current and archived fair housing news, a database of fair housing cases, statutory materials, an agency finder, and action alerts.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing

Art Attack

Art Attack

“Art Crimes. How does science help to solve fraud – the most popular category of art crime? Art fakery is a peculiar beast. Sometimes it is driven by pure greed. Sometimes it is driven by misplaced artistic admiration.” Art Attack includes sections on detection techniques, such as the use of neutrons and x-rays.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts

Feminist.com

Feminist.com

The primary goal of FEMINIST.COM “is to help make networking for women — both off and online — easy to do.” FEMINIST.COM wishes to “become a place where women can meet, exchange ideas, get information, build a business, become active, participate in government and empower themselves and the world around them — a woman’s cyber community if you w …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Queer Resources Directory

Queer Resources Directory

“The QRD (short for Queer Resources Directory) is an electronic library with news clippings, political contact information, newsletters, essays, images, hyperlinks, and every other kind of information resource of interest to the GLBO community. Information is stored for the use of casual network users and serious researchers alike.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

A directory of “research gateways . . . supplemented by specific Web-based research that focuses on specific themes.” Topics include area studies, international studies, issue-based politics, reference and research, theory and analysis, and web-based projects. An excellent scholarly resource.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Disability Data Accessibility Issues

Disability Data Accessibility Issues

“Accessible web page design enables people with disabilities to use the Internet–and helps everyone to use the Internet better. InfoUse and other key national sources have developed materials on principles of accessible design, along with some specific guidelines.”
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

Mundo Latino

Mundo Latino

One of the first Web sites created that is entirely in Spanish. Maintained by writers, journalists, artists, and investigators in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Spain, United States, Holland, Mexico and Venezuela. Selection of the best Web sites in Spanish. Links to hundreds of Spanish language news sources, chat rooms, and …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Reference

Family Education Network

Family Education Network

“The FamilyEducation Company’s mission is to help parents help their children succeed. We provide parents with the information and resources they need to actively participate in their children’s learning process.” This site addresses topics related to children of all ages and contains resources dealing with schools, news and policy, parenting, the …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Teachers & Parents Corner

The Natural Child Project

The Natural Child Project

Dedicated to parenting and education that respects children. Research articles by leading writers in the field about attachment parenting, breastfeeding, child advocacy, homeschooling. Also book reviews and letters from readers around the world.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Education–Alternative–Homeschooling

Amnesty International Report 2005

Amnesty International Report 2005

An annual report covering human rights issues and violations around the world. The report is divided by region, and contains a general overview for each region, with links to reports for individual countries. Topics include the death penalty and executions, war and refugees, imprisonment, and political dissent.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

National Alliance to End Homelessness

National Alliance to End Homelessness

Nationwide federation of public, private, and nonprofit organizations that advances practical, community-based solutions to homelessness. This Web site provides a vast array of information about homelessness for service providers and for the general public. Available resources include Background and Statistics, Policy and Legislation, Best Practi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty–Homelessness

The Assyro-Babylonian Mythology FAQ

The Assyro-Babylonian Mythology FAQ

Details the gods and heroes of Assyrian and Babylonian mythology, including the older gods, the Anunnaki and Igigi, the cthonic gods, and the monsters. Also touches on the relationship between the Babylonian and Sumerian dieties.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore

No Nonsense Self-defense

No Nonsense Self-defense

This site gives you infomation and practical advice on how to avoid crime and violence. There is information about how to avoid dangerous situations and people, including explanations of how criminals think and operate. The site also gives warning signs of potentially violent people and situations.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime

Parent News

Parent News

This comprehensive site features articles on parenting, movie revies, tips, resources, facts, and a wealth of other information. A must visit site for parents and children.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Land Trust

Land Trust

Provides information and resources related to creating land trusts in order to protect environmentally valuable land from development and destruction.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare