Social Work

Social WorkWelcome to the My Subject page for Social Work.

This page highlights the most important information resources in Social Work - databases for finding journal literatureuseful websites; books, sources of evidence for evidence based practice, and information about current research.

There is a separate page covering Policy and Statistics, which includes help with finding Serious Case Reviews.

If you are looking for resources about the Care Act 2014, try this page from SCIE.

Key Resources


Professional Organisations


Books and eBooks

    • Books and eBooks can be found using Library Search.
    • Social Work books are shelved at 360-362 in the Blue Zone on Floor 1 of the David Wilson Library. Visit the Where to find your Subject page to find out more.

Evidence Based Practice

Here are some sources of evidence for evidence based practice.  For information about evidence based practice itself, what it is and how it works, please see our EBP resource list.


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