Popular Press Sources

Include the terms sociologist or sociological study when searching the popular press sources to find articles referencing peer-reviewed quantitative sociological research articles.

Selected Newspapers

Boston Globe


New York Times


Selected Databases

Definition of Peer Reviewed

"Peer-reviewed [refereed] journals are publications that include only those articles that have been reviewed and/or qualified by a selected panel of acknowledged experts in the field of study covered by the journal" (Ebsco Help).

Finding an Original Research Article

  • Search for the article title if provided or search using author's name along with relevent keywords in Google Scholar
  • Use the A-Z List of Journals to look explore full-text coverage for a particular journal title.