SAGE Research Methods

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SAGE Research Methods provides full-text access to dictionary and encyclopedia entries, book chapters, full books, journal articles. The two research methods series, the Little Green Books (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences), and the Little Blue Books (Qualitative Research Methods) are also included. There are also two sub-collections:

Sage Research Methods Cases- is a sub-collection that provides access to more than 600 cases studies. These are peer-reviewed and come with learning objectives and discussion questions.

Sage Research Methods Datasets- is a bank of practice datasets indexed by method and data type and include instructional guides.

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A help link is available at the bottom of each page of the database. See also the SAGE Research Methods Libguide.

Updating frequency

New titles, of various content types, are added to SAGE Research Methods each year, normally at the beginning of the year.  

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Producer/content provider

SAGE Publications

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

SAGE Publications