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Social Work: Free Resources

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

The following is a sampling of Open Access publications, professional organizations, policy groups, and other resources that may be useful for scholars and practitioners to stay informed of new research in Social Work. It is not an exhaustive list. To recommend new sites, go to:

https://nyu.qualtrics.com/guides.nyu.edu/socialwork

New York Public Library

If you live, work, or go to school in New York City, the New York Public Library (NYPL) can support your research and help you stay up-to-date with the professional literature. For more information, click the lion icon ⇒​

information for practice

Information for Practice (https://ifp.nyu.edu/) is a collection of materials relevant to Social Work scholarship and practice. An excellent resource for maintaining an awareness of news regarding the profession and emerging scholarship.