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This guide covers general social sciences topics, including human geography, politics, social anthropology, and sociology.
Multidisciplinary databases recommended for the social sciences, with significant linking to full-text scholarly articles.
Mega-searches selected journal article databases simultaneously. Databases include Academic Search Premier and PsycINFO. Includes NZ content. Excellent starting point for undergraduates.
Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.
Search to find Library books, journals, DVDs & other material.
Postgraduate students and staff: Search Libraries Worldwide to find and request books that are not held by any Massey University Library.
Books and Ebooks at Massey Library
How to find ebooks
Locate Massey, New Zealand, and international theses.
The Treaty of Waitangi Collection
A collection of ebooks from Bridget Williams Books.
Search across a range of specialist encyclopedias for a comprehensive overview of a topic.
ScienceDirect Reference Works
Not all content is available - look for the green icon for Massey-available items
Oxford Handbooks Online: Political Science
Reviews key issues and concepts. Search tip: use the Search within results box in the left-hand margin.
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Documentaries & Television Programmes
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