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Social Work: Articles

Suggested Databases for Finding Articles

These are suggested databases for finding articles on Social Work topics. For help with searching, or using the databases, refer to the online tutorial InfoHound



SocINDEX with Full Text

Social Sciences

Academic Search Complete

Social sciences, humanities, education, general science

SIRS Researcher - social issues

Social, scientific, historic, business, and political issues 

CQ Researcher

Current social, scientific, historic, business, and political issues

A full listing of the library’s databases is available at A-Z Databases

In addition to library databases, you might consider searching the Internet using
Google Scholar, a specialized Google search for scholarly literature. Some sources may be free, some may be "pay per view." Please keep in mind that you can request articles not available in KML collections through our Interlibrary Loan service, free of charge. More about Google Scholar.


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Tedra Richter
Tedra Richter
Reference & Instruction Librarian
Krannert Memorial Library
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