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Social Work: Research Databases

Citation Management

Refworks is a citation management tool that enables you to: 

  • Organize your research Include citations while you write your paper
  • Build a bibliography in a variety of formats
  • Import references from library databases and Google Scholar.

Workshops are also available.

Alkek Library also has a Style Guide that covers APA as well as other citation styles.


Try Start Your Research first! Search results can be limited to citations from Peer Reviewed journals. 


Not searched in Start Your Research

Google Scholar

Google Scholar can be a useful tool when collecting research information, and changing Settings can make it more useful: 

Library Links -> FindIt@Txstate
Bibliography Manager -> RefWorks

Streaming Video Collections

The Library also offers a number of streaming video databases.  Below are a few that would be especially helpful for Social Work:

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