To look for a specific periodical, click on this Journal Search. A search for the journal, Health and Social Work,for example, indicates which years the library has and from which collections. (Databases, publishers, or in print)
Articles in Databases
Before you search any of the databases below, analyze the topic you have chosen. Look up your keywords or phrases in a resource like the Encyclopedia of Social Work to make sure you understand the terms, names and concepts you need to find out about. Also, when you use the journal databases, SocINDEX or PsycINFO, check the top bar for the 'Subject terms' or 'Thesaurus' and select the best terms to use in your searching.
Current information for practice from Professor Gary Holden of Silver School of Social Work at NYU. Search across news articles, new scholarship, systematic reviews, grey literature, practice guidelines, clinical trials, grants announcements and more.
On-campus users at Rhode Island College see additional links in the right side column of Google Scholar search results which facilitate access to the library's full text articles. Off-campus, the same library links may be used by clicking on the gear icon in the upper right corner (next to "Sign In"). Select "Scholar Preferences" on the drop down menu, scroll down to "Library Links," then type in the box "Rhode Island College"