Social Work

 

Databases

Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text from thousands of peer-reviewed journals and citations from many more. State of Maine funded.

Counseling and Therapy in Video

Provides the largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. The collection's wealth of video and multiplicity of perspectives allow students and scholars to see, experience, and study counseling.

Health and Psychosocial Instruments

Includes coverage from journals, books and reports on  behavioral measurement tools and instruments used across professions  including nursing, public health, psychology, and social work. 

LexisNexis Academic Universe

Includes international, national and local news sources; legal research resources; business news and financial information; medical and reference resources.

MEDLINE - PubMed

A biomedical database  containing millions of citations  from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, and more. Free from the US National Library of Medicine. PubMed Tutorials.

ProQuest Central

 A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

PsycARTICLES

PsycARTICLES®, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. It contains more than 153,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. It includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to the present and nearly all APA journals go back to Volume 1, Issue 1.

PsycInfo

The largest resource for peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health, with millions of citations from journals, books, dissertations, and reports. Produced by the American Psychological Association.

PsycTESTS

PsycTESTS®, produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), serves as a repository for the full text (when available) of psychological tests and measures as well as a source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine and social work. PsycTESTS® contains over 6,000 Master Profiles and nearly 4,500 instances of actual tests or test items. Coverage dates from 1910 to the present.

Social Work Abstracts

The Social Work Abstracts database, produced by the National Association of Social Workers, Inc., contains bibliographic records since 1977 from social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and more.  Social Work Abstracts Searching Tips.

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

SocINDEX

Bibliographic coverage of research in sociology and related disciplines from an international selection of over 2,600 journals and other publications. Records added after 1974 contain abstracts.

Contact Info

For assistance with research on this topic, please contact Roberta (Bobby) Gray at rgray@une.edu, (207) 221-4323.

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