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Social Work

This guide presents a selection of resources for students and practitioners in Social Work.
Subjects: Social Work

Finding Journals

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.