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Social Work: Reference Materials

This subject is guide is intended to assist students, faculty, staff and alumni of the School of Social Work in locating specific resources in the field of social work.

Online Ecyclopedia of Social Work

The Encyclopedia of Social Work is available electronically from the link below.

Online Encyclopedia of Social Work

Social Work Yearbooks

Online Encyclopedia of Social Welfare History

Social Work Dictionary

Social Work Dictionary Click here for the library copy and call number. There is also a copy in the Social Work Reading Room 200 in Little Hall.

NASW Policy Statements

Social Work Speaks, 2012-2014 is located in the Social Work Reading Room.

  There is a copy of the2012-2014 in Gorgas Library. 

Click on Social Work Speaks,  for the library copy and call number.

The Handbook of Social Work Direct Practice

The Handbook of Social Work Direct Practice contains chapters on social work practice and legal issues, prevention, crisis intervention, and coping. It includes chapters on practice with juveniles, adults, groups and gay men and lesbians. There are sections on poverty and homelessness, assessment and measurement issues, ethical issues, and supervision.

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Lynn Tobola
PHONE: 205-348-6611
The University of Alabama
School of Social Work
200 Little Hall
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0314