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Social Work

This guide provides descriptions of commonly used library resources for practice, research, and scholarship in the field of Social Work.


On this page, you will find discover books on the subject of Social Work through the library catalog and eBook Central, NYU's preferred eBook provider.

Below are recommended reference texts (dictionaries, encyclopedias, guidelines, and handbooks) specific to the field of Social Work. It is not an exhaustive list but a good place to start.

On the next page, Journals, you will find a list of some of the most regarded journals in Social Work and Psychology.

For recent books in the subject of Social Work, search the library catalog.

eBook Central

For a list of titles in the subject, Social Work, go to:

Alexander Street Press