Books from the catalog
There are several options for searching for print and electronic books using the following options:
City College Library Catalog Quick Search -
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.
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.