May 28, 2022

New from Wiley: Sociology Spotlight: A Free iOS App for the Sociology Community

From the iTunes App Store Description:

This new app gives you the following community features at your fingertips, anywhere, anytime –

• Latest information on key Sociology conferences and latest conference tweets

• A free, comprehensive Frommer’s travel guide to major conference locations

• Latest abstracts for Sociology articles and books, including the ability to ‘follow’ your favorite publications

• Latest news in and around the discipline from Sociology Lens

• Latest Special Issues, including free articles

• Latest Video Abstracts for Sociology articles

• Access to a series of Publishing Workshops, in audio and PDF format

• Customizable YouTube search tool to find educational videos

• A customizable search of scholarly literature, blogs and news articles related to Sociology

• Customizable Syllabi Search tool to find syllabi freely available on institutional websites, perfect for generating teaching ideas

• The ability to bookmark any content you see, email yourself a Reading List and share content via Facebook and Twitter

• The ability to add your own RSS feeds, allowing you to keep track of your favorite source

Take a Video Tour of the App

Learn More/Download App (Free)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.