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Sociology: Websites

Look for a PUBLICATIONS link on each of the sites listed below. Browse publications by date or keyword search. Look for links to Policy Briefs, FactSheets, etc. for further information.

For publications not freely available from an organization's Website, search the title in QCAT to see if Queen's Library owns it.

Caledon Institute of Social Policy  

Canada West Foundation   ?   

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives  

TIP: Choose Publications

Canadian Council on Social Development (CCSD)   ?   

Feature: Scroll down to find the SubSites Menu which include links to information on Social Indicators, Social Inclusion and more.

Canadian Research Institute for Social Policy (CRISP)   ?   

Feature: Policy Briefs

Canadian Social Research Links   ?

Tip: This is a meta-site; it will lead you to other sites. Scroll waaaay down to find categorized groups of Websites on just about any topic related to social policy. Lots of Canadian content, but you'll find international links too. If you're using Internet Explorer as your Web browser, search the page using the FIND command to locate relevant headings. To do this press Ctrl F; then type a word or phrase in the Find box.

Canadian Sociology Association (CSA)   

Tip: Full-text of CSA's journal the Canadian Review of Sociology is available from 1992 to the present (formerly Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology).

Census Canada - Demographic Information about Canadians   

Search by topic or keyword. 2011 Community Profiles: search for data by city or town.

Centre for Social Justice   ?   

Feature: Fact Sheets-cartoons/graphics illustrating social issues

Citizens for Public Justice    ?

Fraser Institute  ?   

TIP: Many documents are available full-text as HTML files, but scroll to the bottom of a document to find PDF links.

Institute for Social Research (York University)   

Tip: Scroll down menu on left; click Publications; scroll down menu again to find the list of publications by topic. Full-text not available online, but search QCAT to see if Queen's owns a publication.

Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) [Memorial University]   

Justice Canada, Research and Statistics Division   

National Organization for Women (NOW)   ?

Tip: See Issues page for topical list of full-text news releases and papers.

Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP)   ?   

Population Index (Princeton University)

Find citations to journal articles, books, and more on population topics.

Social Planning Councils of Canada

This site lists Social Planning Councils throughout Canada. You'll even find one for Kingston.

Social Policy Research Unit (University of Regina)   ?   

Statistics Canada--Free Internet publications  

Note: Queen's owns many Statistics Canada publications and you'll find them by searching QCAT. Don't restrict your search to the free online publications at this Website.

Status of Women Canada  

TIP: Click Publications, then choose Subject List or Policy Research Publications from menu on left.

Vanier Institute of the Family  

Consult Research and Publications to find publications.

Last Updated: 15 May 2012