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Social Work

A comprehensive guide to researching, evaluating and citing information on Social Work. Topics include using databases, APA style, avoiding plagiarism and using Interlibrary Loan.

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Using the Search Box on the Library's Home Page

Best Databases for Social Work Topics

The databases listed above can be searched simultaneously, or in combination with any Ebscohost database.  Click "Choose Databases" to access the menu.

Image of database with Choose Databases link highlighted

Books and E-Books

Using the search box on the library's homepage, select Books & More.

Type in the title of the book, or keywords of your topic.

On the right side of your results page, limit to "Full-Text Online" to see E-books, and "Available in the library" to see print books.   

Use the other limits in that column to focus your search by topic, publication date, etc.

Or, search one of our e-book databases directly.

Interlibrary loan

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service available to FHSU faculty, staff and students to help you obtain research materials not owned by Forsyth Library, or which are inaccessible to those who live too far away to visit the library. Please note that the library does not provide textbooks through Interlibrary Loan. Instructions on using this free service and more information can be found on the Interlibrary Loan Guide.