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Social Work Research Library Guide

Library catalogs

Document Delivery

Create an InterLibrary Loan/Document Delivery Services account to request books, book chapters or the full text of an article if it isn't immediately available from the library. 

Resources for literature reviews

Handouts - UNC Writing Center

Research Help

Major Social Work Databases

Searching databases simultaneously

Start your search using the databases listed below.  Academic Search Complete and SocINDEX are accessible from the same platform, so you can search these two databases simultaneously.  

  1. To search both databases at once, click on one of the database links below to access the search page. 
  2. On the search page, click on the words Choose Databases, which is located above the search boxes.  
  3. A pop-up window will appear with a list of databases arranged alphabetically. 
  4. Click on the other database to add it to your search and then click OK in the lower right hand corner of the pop-up window.  
  5. You will then return to the search screen where you can type in your keywords.   

Multidisciplinary Databases

Related Databases for Social Work Research