SOCIAL WORK

Other Online Resources


AtoZ World Business (Current) World Trade Press
This database contains a wealth of information on international business, trade, travel, culture, finances, and much more about 100 countries, covering 108 topics per country, in a variety of languages (the default is English). First choose a country in the drop-down menu, then choose sub-topics about aspects of that country from the expandable sidebar. Documents contained within the database can be downloaded, printed, or emailed.

Professional Organizations

SWAN (Social Work Access Network)
Provides links to social work-related resources, including conferences, newsgroups, listservs, and schools of social work.

NASW Online (National Association of Social Workers)
Home page of the member organization; provides information on a variety of issues relating to the social work profession.

NASW-NC (National Association of Social Workers - North Carolina Chapter)
Home page for the North Carolina Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers; includes links to state-related social work sites.

Local/State/Federal Social Work Agencies

Wilson County Home Page
Contains links to the Wilson County Department of Social Services and the Health Department.

NC Department of Health and Human Services
Home page of the state agency overseeing and/or administering state-sponsored social work programs.

United Way of North Carolina
Home page of the state United Way, the agency which supports United Ways throughout North Carolina.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Home page of the national agency overseeing social work programs.

Statistics on Children

America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being
This Forum on Child and Family Statistics/ChildStats.gov site provides data gathered from federal agencies and private experts on the status of children on some 24 different indicators such as demographics; childcare; family, health and educational experiences; children's behavior; and the child's social environment. Also provides links to compare US data with data on children in other countries.

Library Research Guides for Social Work
Research Guides used in Hackney Library orientations for Social Work courses suggest resources appropriate for completing assigned projects and papers.

Last updated March 18, 2013