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Graduate Social Work Program: Articles, Books, & More

Welcome to the Social Work LibGuide. This guide highlights sources related to Social Work. In addition to the sources, students, faculty and staff should check the Online Catalog.

InterLibrary Loan (ILL)

InterLibrary Loan

If the Lyman Beecher Brooks Library does not own an item you need for research, teaching or study, you may request it through the InterLibrary Loan service.

Browsing the Stacks

The NSU Library Catalog lists books under author, title, keyword and subject. Here's a  guide to some of the most common call numbers in our collection for social work. You may also locate e-Books.

HV 11 -  Social work schools, education, research methods

HV 40-45 - General work, group,case work

HV 91-995 - United States social welfare history, policy

HV 640-645 - Refugee problems

HV 687 -  Social work in health care

HV 689-699 - Social work with families

HV 700-713 - Child abuse

HV 741 - Child welfare, general

HV 875-883 - Adoption, foster care

HV 1442-1448 - Women and social work

HV 1449 - Gays and lesbians

HV 1450-1493 - Social work and the elderly

HV 1551-3024 - Disability and social work

HV 3176 - Multicultural issues, cultural competence

HV 4045 - Poverty

HV 4505 - Homelessness and homeless persons

HV 4998-5823 - Drug abuse, alcoholism, substance abuse

HV 6545 - Suicide

HV 6626-6886 - Rape, violence against women, domestic violence

Databases Focused on Social Work

Social Work In Print

Journal Articles

Trauma Focused Therapy