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All CCNY Libraries are open as study space to fully vaccinated patrons with reservations. Make a reservation.
Most library resources and services will still be available online.
Search the CUNY+ Online Catalog to find books, multimedia materials, and other resources.
Sociology books can be found in the HM 401 - HM 1281 section of the library.
HM: Sociology (General)
HN: Social History, Social Problems and Social Reform
HQ: The Family, Marriage and Women
HS: Societies: Secret, Benevolent, etc.
HT: Communities, Classes and Races
HV: Social Pathology, Social and Public Welfare and Criminology
HX: Socialism, Communism and Anarchism
Books such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and directories that are often used to answer quick questions or provide background information about a topic before pursuing more detailed research. These are all available online, and can be accessed remotely with an activated CUNY ID card from the City College of New York.
Oxford Reference is a database consisting of over 180 reference books published by Oxford University Press covering all areas of knowledge. Oxford Quick Reference contains 125 core subject and language dictionaries, and over 16,000 illustrations, including colour photographs, line diagrams, maps, and tables. The database contains entries that are appropriate for students and researchers at all levels.
This resource is limited to five simultaneous CCNY users.
If you find a book in CUNY+ that is not in the City College library but is available at another CUNY library, you can request that it be sent to our Library for you to pick up. You will be notified by email when the book is available.
To use CLICS, your e-mail address must be in your library circulation record. Stop by the Circulation Desk or call 650-7155 to verify that it has been entered. An e-mail notification will be sent to you when the book is available. The book will normally be available to you within 48 hours of your request. If the book is not available, you will receive an e-mail notice.