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Research guide for Professors Groton, Howard, and Kane's Fall 2018 courses.

SOW 6404: Social Work Research

Welcome to the library resource guide for Professors Groton, Howard and Kane's Fall 2018 SOW 6404 courses. The resources contained in this guide will provide you with a starting point for finding information on the topic of your choice. Use the tabs above to access information. Good luck and happy researching!

Library Hours
Boca Raton & Partner Campuses

 

S.E. Wimberly Library
 

Regular Semester Hours (Boca Raton):
See the library schedule for hours during exams, breaks, and holidays.

  • Mon. - Thu.:  7:40 a.m - 2 a.m.
  • Fri.:  7:40 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sat.:  10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sun.:  12:00 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Partner Campus Library Hours:‚Äč

Welcome

Objectives

Following this session you should know how to:

  • Use the FAU Library Catalog to locate books and other materials owned by the Library
  • Log into Off Campus Connect/EZproxy (when, how and why)
  • Understand the difference between electronic journals and databases 
  • Become aware of and use the most important databases for conducting literature reviews in the discipline of social work 
  • Use the "Find it at FAU" button to connect to full-text articles in different databases 
  • Know what a peer-reviewed article is and determine if a periodical is peer-reviewed 
  • Locate other authors that have cited an article of interest using Web of Science
  • Cite your sources
  • Get additional help

 

Subject Librarian

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Ken Frankel
Contact:
Wimberly Library, Room 148
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
561-297-0079