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This guide will provide you with resources to help you find information on Social Work topics. Note the tabs in blue above.


Finding Books and Videos: information on searching for print and/or electronic books in the library catalog as well as links to a few of our streaming video databases which have interesting videos on topics of interest to Social Work students


Encyclopedias and Dictionaries: good place to start for background information on your topic or finding definitions of words


Finding Articles: links to some of the most important databases for finding journal articles


Article Search Tips  Information on using OR, AND, Proximity operators, Search History, Search Alerts, etc.


Using Journal Finder: instructions on using Journal Finder to locate the full text of journal articles


Citation Styles: links to examples of APA style for journal articles as well as additional links to the other style manuals

Department Information

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