Databases: The following databases are good starting point to search for academic/scholarly articles on social movements. Be specific about which social movement or group you want to search and use quotation marks (" ") when searching phrases, e.g. "Black Lives Matter", "Suffragette Movement", etc. to get better results.
Journals: You can search specific journals that specialized in social movements research to find more in-depth articles on your topic. You can search within a journal to find articles on specific social movements.
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Books are excellent sources to learn a topic in-depth. This selection of books focuses specifically on social movements at the national and international level. If you don't know much about social movements or don't know what movements to focus on, check these books to help narrow down your topic. There are other books about social movements in electronic and print formats available at the library. You can search for them using the Library's General Search. Check the Where to Find Articles, Books, and Videos Page to learn how to search for them.
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