Doctor of Social Work (DSW) Research Guide: Home

This guide provides links to resources available at USC Libraries for researchers working in the area of social work.

Use the guide below to get started with resources available at USC Libraries.

Need to find scholarly sources, peer-reviewed articles and empirical research? Use our find scholarly sources page to find peer-reviewed articles for your assignments

Looking for books, ebooks and videos in the USC Libraries collections?

Access the USC Libraries online catalog and search our collections 

Looking for required readings for your course?  Find readings in our course reserves system ARES
Looking for library and USC services for people with disabilities?  Check out Accessibility & Disability Services at USC Libraries

Are you trying to find a book or article that USC does not own?

Our interlibrary loan services allows you to request materials from other institutions

Are you looking for an authoritative resource that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research? Access the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) 
Looking for APA citation guidelines? 

Check out our APA citation guide for citation formatting guidelines, and sample papers