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Research Concepts and Search Strategies
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Children, Youth and Families
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Staying Informed in Social Work Practice
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Using ARES and Interlibrary Loan
Short guides on finding course reserves and using your interlibrary loan and document delivery account
Using Library Databases and Government Resources
This series of videos demonstrates how to use various databases.
Research strategies and concepts
This series of videos focus on strategies and tutorials like identifying peer-reviewed articles, and evaluating sources for credibility.
Evidence Based Practice Research
Defining evidence based practice, using cochrane library to find systematic reviews
Journal articles, chapters, books, dissertations and reports on psychology and related fields.
Google Scholar is a freely accessible search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across disciplines.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition
OWL at Purdue APA Style Guide
Journal Citation Reports®
Journal performance metrics offer a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Use MMY to find REVIEWS of testing instruments.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Contains encyclopedias and reference books in a variety of subjects
Organizing Your Research with Citation Managers
A webinar recorded on 9/19/2017 on citation managers.
Citation management database. From off-campus, use Group Code RWUSC.
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