Subject Headings are words and phrases assigned to books, articles, and other resources. These terms help organize the information.
These headings appear as a list of terms and phrases beneath the title info on your search results page:
An efficient way to search for resources is to search for items tagged with specific subject headings. Navigate to the Advanced Search option (below the search boxes on the results page) and choose Subject Headings from the gray drop-down menu.
For the social sciences, try searching headings like:
or search any one of those terms paired with the name of the particular social science you're interested in