Most of our sociology journals are available online - if you are looking for a specific journal, search here.
We do have sociology journals in print format - most are shelved around call number HM in the periodicals area, on the upper floor of the library in the south wing. Search the catalog CUNY+ for precise call numbers.
EbscoHOST Academic Search Complete indexes articles from a broad range of magazines and scholarly journals, many in fulltext.
The news module of Nexis Uni contains the full text of newspapers from across the country, including the New York Times.
Ethnic Newswatch covers "ethnic" newspapers such as El Diario and the Irish Echo.
The best way to find academic / scholarly / peer reviewed articles on sociology topics is to search one of the sociology databases.
This 3 minute video from the Peabody Library at Vanderbilt University talks about the differences between popular and scholarly articles. It also mentions trade publications.