You can find a varied selection of print and online Social Work books by typing in keywords about your topic in Central Searchon the Find Bookspage. Books can provide detailed background and in-depth historical information about any given topic.
Reference refers to encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks. Go to these for definitions, shorter explanations, quick historical and biographical sketches. Add the word 'reference' to your search.
Articles from journals, magazines, and major newspapers are sources for information on current social issues and recent sociological studies. Access subscription library databases under the Find Articlespage. You can also search the online availability of your favorite social work journals.
Find Internet Sources
The internet can provide a wealth of good information, especially from government sources and professional organizations. Look under the Find Internet Sourcespage for a list of recommended sites. Always be sure to evaluate what you find on the internet.