Communications and Social Science
A discipline-focused collection of e-journals, covering topics such as health management support systems, human-computer interaction, and digital media

Peer Reviewed Content

  • Cutting-Edge Research
  • No Embargoes
  • Scholarly and Professional
  • Interdisciplinary

Award Winning Platform

  • Unlimited Simultaneous Users
  • Full-Text in XML and PDF
  • Advanced Search Engine
  • No DRM

Librarian Friendly Features

  • Free MARC Records
  • Discovery Services
  • COUNTER4/SUSHI Compliant
  • Training Available

About Communications and Social Science

Combining the content coverage from two subjects, this database contains 12 media and communication science and technology and 17 social sciences and online behavior scholarly journals. With full-text peer reviewed content, this collection provides timely research for your institution.

Communications and Social Science Core Topic Coverage Includes:

  • Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Computer Graphics and Art
  • Culture and Population Studies
  • Cyber Behavior
  • End User Computing
  • Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Gaming
  • Human Aspects of Technology
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Interactive Technologies
  • Internet Technologies
  • Mobile Computing
  • Multimedia Technologies
  • Music Technologies
  • Networking
  • Political Science
  • Portal Technologies
  • Religious Studies
  • Semantic Web
  • Outsourcing
  • Social Computing
  • Sociology
  • Telecommunications
  • Web Engineering
  • Web Services
  • Wireless Systems

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