Resources by Subject: "Social Work"

Abstracts in Social Gerontology contains more than 35,700 records indexing essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1990 to the present.

Child Development & Adolescent Studies indexes current and historical articles related to the growth and development of children through the age of 21. Includes book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals, technical reports, and books.  More than 342,000 records are included, with over 10,000 new records added each year.

Family Studies Abstracts contains more than 53,500 records indexing essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1979 to the present.

Films on Demand Master Academic Collection is a collection of more than 10,000 high-quality educational streaming videos covering Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science, and Health.  All programming includes public performance rights.

JSTOR contains full-text articles for journals covering a broad range of subjects in Arts & Sciences including many of the core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science and sociology, ecology, mathematics and statistics, language and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art and architecture, law, psychology, public policy and administration, business, and education.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers social issues such as Gun Control, Genetic Engineering, Censorship, Endangered Species, and Terrorism. Opposing Viewpoints in Context brings together viewpoint articles, contextual topic overviews, government and organizational statistics, biographies of social activists, court cases, profiles of government agencies and special interest groups, newspaper and magazines articles, primary source documents, images, and a collection of subject-indexed Web sites.

Oxford Scholarship Online-Social Work Collection, the award-winning social work eBook collection at Oxford, reflects the wide range of the field and the depth of its growing body of research. Strengths in broad areas of the discipline, such as child welfare and mental health, are supported by a particular focus on research methods and evidence-based practice.

PsychiatryOnline features the DSM-5, including the Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, Casebook, and Treatment Companion. It also includes the full text of peer-reviewed psychology journals as well as textbooks, APA practice guidelines, self-assessment tools for board certification, medication information handouts, and clinical & research news.

PsycTHERAPY is a database of streaming psychotherapy demonstrations featuring actual therapy sessions of some of the most renowned therapists in North America working with participants on a host of therapeutic topics.  The database allows viewers to go straight to the heart of clinical practice with demonstrations of psychotherapy as it is done by today’s leading practitioners.

Social Services Abstracts contains abstracts in social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.

Social Work Abstracts offers extensive coverage of more than 900 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.

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Sociological Collection is an index to specialized collection of journal articles in sociology and culture.

Urban Studies Abstracts contains more than 51,600 records covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1973 to the present.

Violence and Abuse Abstracts contains more than 21,500 records indexing essential areas related to violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1995 to the present.

Web of Knowledge simultaneously searches 5 databases: Medline, Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), and Zoological Record.