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SOWK 3305: Human Behavior & Social Environment: Research Databases

Seminar in HBSE I

Citation Management

Have a lot of citations you want to enter in your works cited/references list? Try a citation manager.

Do you need the Web or Desktop version?


  • 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.

Streaming Video

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

Academic Video Online

Counseling and Therapy in Video
Films on Demand
Kanopy Streaming
Symptom Media


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


ILL - TexShare

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free library lending service available to current TxState students and employees. ILL borrows items from other libraries that the Alkek Library does not own. Use ILLIAD, the online interlibrary loan request system, to order your ILL items. Typical turnaround for a book is 1-2 weeks nad must be picked up at and returned to the library. Articles are sent to requestors via email. 

Contact & Pick-up Info: 512.245.4893  Items can be picked up at the Checkout Desk on the 3rd floor of the Library. 

A TexShare card is free for all current Texas State students and employees and provides borrowing privileges at participating libraries.