SocIndex: a social sciences research database that offers in-depth coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.
Academic Search Premier: A multidisciplinary database which provides full-text articles to topics in the social sciences, humanities, general science, education and most areas of academic study.
Sociological Abstracts: Covers theoretical & applied sociology, social science, & policy science. Includes sociological aspects of anthropology, gender studies, health, racial interactions, social psychology, social work, urban studies, etc.
Women's Studies International: Indexes women's studies materials from around the world. Covers political, economic, social & cultural issues, including political science, sociology, business, history, education, etc.
PAIS International: Index to political, economic, & social issues in current debate. Covers public & social policy literature of business, economics, finance, law, international relations,public administration, government, political science, & other social sciences.
Social Sciences Citation Index: Covers concepts, theories, and methodologies in all areas of the social sciences. Subjects covered include anthropology, criminology, economics, law, geography, policy studies, psychology, sociology, social work, and urban studies.
Google Scholar:Search for scholarly journal articles using Google's interface.
For newspaper articles:
Ethnic NewsWatch: features a full-text collection of articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press with both national and regional coverage.
Alt-PressWatch: selected independent newspapers, magazines, and journals of the alternative press. Provides an alternative to mainstream media perspectives on local, national, and international issues.
Nexis Uni: Find newspaper articles from around the country and the world.