Research by Subject - Social Work
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|(Ebscohost) - covers topics related to aging, with content in the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. AgeLine indexes journals, books, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos, from 1978 - present.
|Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities||Database|
|includes directories of journals in the areas of Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing, Educational Curriculum & Methods, Educational Psychology & Administration, Educational Technology & Library Science, Psychology & Psychiatry. Each journal entry includes area of focus, type of review process, acceptance rate and number of external reviewers.|
|Comprehensive Handbook of Social Work & Social Welfare||eRef Book|
|(Wiley) – an online version of the four volume handbook covering professional, practice, policy and research issues in social work.
|Contemporary Women's Issues (Gale)||Full-text database|
|provides full-text access to international information on women, including journals, newsletters, fact sheets, and research reports from non-profit groups, government and international agencies.
|Counseling and Therapy in Video (Alexander Street Press)||Video Database|
|provides an online collection of videos of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. The collection includes filmed footage of therapy and scripted sessions, as well as lectures, presentations and interviews featuring well-known therapists
|Dissertations & Theses @ Adelphi University||Full-text database|
|(Proquest) - Adelphi-authored dissertations and theses. Full text is available from 1997 to present, and abstracts from 1980 to the present.|
|Dissertations & Theses: Full Text (Proquest)||Full-text database|
|includes over 1 million full text and 2.4 million citations for dissertations and theses from around the world, dating as far back as the 1870’s. Please note: full text documents may be up to 500 pages. Please use discretion and consider all options before printing.
|Encyclopedia of Social Work||eRef Book|
|(Oxford) - covers contemporary issues, historical foundations and key figures in the field.
|Encyclopedia of Sociology Online||eRef Book|
|(Wiley-Blackwell) – updated version of the 11 volume source, covering classical sociology, contemporary developments, and key figures in the field.
|Family & Society Studies Worldwide||Database|
|(Ebscohost)- an international database covering topics in family dynamics, family law, human development, social welfare, reproduction issues, work and gender roles, AIDS/HIV, and related issues, from 1970 to the present.|
|Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI) (Ebscohost)||Database|
|provides citation information for each behavioral measurement instrument, identifying the source in which the instrument can be found.
|Homeland Digital Security Library||Full-text database|
|A collection of over 98,500 full text documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from sources including U.S. federal, state and local government, international government and institutions, nonprofit organizations and private entities. HSDL is sponsored by the Center for Homeland Defense and Security and National Preparedness Directorate, FEMA.|
|Mental Measurements Yearbook||Database|
|(Ovid) - contains information and critical reviews, updated biannually, of new and revised tests from the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Yearbooks, covering more than 2,200 commercially-available tests on topics in psychology, education, speech & hearing, and sensory motor issues.
|National Social Worker Finder||Database|
|Provides a listing of clinical social workers who have met national standards for education and experience established by the NASW Competence Certification Commission on recommendation of the Committee on Clinical Social Work.|
|Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)||eRef Collection|
|Includes pro and con viewpoints on a wide range of social issues, from terrorism and gun control to stem cell research.
|Oxresearch (Proquest)||Full-text database|
|provides brief analytical articles on world and regional economic and political developments of major significance, as well as multi-disciplinary articles compiled by faculty at Oxford and other universities.|
|(Proquest) - provides historical perspective on many of the 20th century's public and social policies, including references to articles, books, and more, from 1937 - 1976.|
|(Proquest) - index to articles, books, conference proceedings, etc. about public affairs.|
|Project Muse||Full-text database|
|provides the full text of scholarly journals in fields including literature, history, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and economics. Years of coverage vary by title with selected titles beginning as early as 1993.
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|Proquest Congressional||Full-text database|
|covers a broad range of Congressional information including House and Senate documents, committee reports, bill tracking and bill texts and campaign finance information. Provides the full text of the National Journal, as well as a searchable CIS/Index, the primary indexing & abstracting source for legislative information since 1970. The Statutes at Large includes both full text and synopses of public laws back to 1789.|
|PsycBooks (APA)||eRef Collection|
|full-text database of APA books, classic books, and entries from the Encyclopedia of Psychology.
|PsychiatryOnline (includes DSM 5)||eRef Collection|
|(APPI) - provides a searchable version of DSM-IV-TR, DSM-IV-TR Casebook and its Treatment Companion, the APA Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders, and Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry. Self-assessment tools for study, board certification and re-certification are also included.|
|provides scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences, indexing journals, books, reviews, and dissertations.
|Provides a cross searchable interface for APA databases, PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, PsycCRITIQUES, PsycTESTS, PsycTHERAPY. and PsycEXTRA. The latter includes gray literature such as reports, newsletters and consumer brochures.
|PsycTESTS (APA)||Full-text database|
|Serves as a repository for the full text of over 4,000 psychological tests and measures, primarily unpublished, as well as a source of information about the tests. Includes achievement and aptitude tests, intelligence tests, tests of cognitive functioning, occupational tests, personality tests, and more.
|PsycTHERAPY (APA)||Video Database|
|Contains more than 300 streaming videos of well known therapists working with participants using a variety of approaches and techniques. A searchable resource, it features clip-making and playlist capabilities.|
|(Elsevier) - provides comprehensive coverage of scientific, technical, medical, and social science information, including citation data, dating as far back as 1966 to the present. In addition, 3,500 of its 18,000 journal titles cover the arts and humanities.|
|Social Sciences Full Text||Full-text database|
|(Wilson) - includes citations and abstracts, 1983 to the present, with some full text articles, 1995 to the present, in applied and theoretical aspects of sociology, anthropology, geography, economics, political science and law.|
|Social Services Abstracts||Database|
|(Proquest) - provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development, from 1980 to the present.|
|Social Work Abstracts (Ebscohost)||Database|
|provides extensive coverage of social work, covering theory and practice, areas of service and social issues. Coverage extends as far back as 1965.
|SocIndex with Full Text||Full-text database|
|(Ebscohost)- a comprehensive research database covering a broad range of topics in the social sciences, with full text journal articles dating as far back as 1895. Full text coverage of books, monographs, and conference papers is also included.
|(Proquest)- provides bibliographic information from 1963 - present in the international literature in sociology and related disciplines. Coverage includes journal articles, book reviews, books, and book chapters.|