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Research guide for Professor Howard's Summer 2020 course.

SOW 6404: Social Work Research

Welcome to the library resource guide for Professor Howard's Summer 2020 SOW 6404 course. 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

Summer 2020 Semester Hours (Boca Raton):

The library building is closed during the Summer 2020 semester, but we would like to meet with you virtually.

It's easy to reach us! 

Partner Campus Library Hours:‚Äč

Welcome

Objectives

Following this session you should know how to:

  • Log into Off Campus Connect/EZproxy (when, how and why)
  • Use the FAU Library Catalog to locate books and other materials owned by the Library
  • Know what a peer-reviewed article is and determine if a journal is peer-reviewed 
  • 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 
  • Search multiple databases at one time using OneSearch
  • 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