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SOW 6404: Social Work Research: Home

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

Fall 2020 Semester Hours (Boca Raton):

The library building reopened for Fall 2020 on August 20, 2020. Many of us are still working remotely, but we would like to meet with you virtually. Keep current with the latest news from the library for Fall 2020.

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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