Social Work

Social work article databases

Highly recommended:
Social Services Abstracts  current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas


CINAHL - covers health, nursing and medicine
MEDLINE strong on medicine, physiology and human biology
NCJRS Includes federal, state and local government reports and journal articles in the areas of corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, and juvenile justice
RAND California is an information and statistical service on California economic and public policy issues
Social Sciences Index covers  the fields of anthropology, economics, geography, law and criminology, political science, social work,sociology, and international relations

Others to consider:
Academic Search Premier (Ebsco)
Academic OneFile (Gale)

Google Scholar
PsycINFO  psychology journals and various other types of psychology-related sources
Sage Journals full-text journals in the social sciences
Sociological Abstracts covers sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences
CQ Researcher original reporting on complex and controversial current events and social, political, economic, and international issues. Good starting point for research on emerging contemporary topics.

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Once you have located citations to journal articles, follow the Find Text button to determine whether the text of an article is available in the Library or through its subscription databases. More...

You may also consult the CSUMB Journals List for a list of journals available at CSUMB in the library or online.

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