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Academic Integrity in Social Work
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Nov 24, 2014
This is guide for students of the School of Social Work with information on academic integrity and plagiarism.
Tags: academic_integrity, social work
Aging & Gerontology
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Nov 7, 2014
Finding research and information related to the study of aging and gerontology.
Tags: gerontology
Aging with Dignity: Cross-National Perspectives
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Jan 9, 2014
This is a guide for Social Work 736, Aging with Dignity: Cross National Perspectives for Winter term 2014.
Tags: gerontology, social-work
CASC 305 - Researching Social Movements and Causes
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Sep 9, 2014
This guide is a collection of suggested resources for finding background and current information on various movements and causes to help students enrolled in CASC 305 with assignments in the 2014 Fall Term.
Tags: community, social_justice, social_work
Citation Analysis Guide
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Dec 18, 2014
This guide is designed for those who need information on how to use library resources for citation analysis. This includes information about impact factors, journal rankings, altmetrics and how to find who has cited an article.
Tags: altmetrics, bibliometrics, citation_analysis, google_scholar, h_index, impact_factor, patents_and_trademarks, scopus, web_of_science
Evidence-Based Research
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
This guide shows how social work researchers can take advantage of resources from the library as well as free resources to track down the best evidence
Tags: social_work
Finding Tests & Measurement Instruments
by Carol Shannon, Susan Turkel, Jamie Vander Broek, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Sep 25, 2014
This guide will help those who are looking for tests or measurement instruments in either the health or behavioral sciences. It offers resources, tips and tricks for finding tests.
Gathering Information to Profile a Community
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Oct 6, 2014
This guide is meant to help those enrolled in SW 560 and other courses which require students to develop a community profile.
Tags: census_data, social_work, statistics_and_data_sets
Google for Academic Research
by Jamie Vander Broek, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Jun 21, 2013
This guide will give some tips and tricks on using Google for academic research.
Guns, Mental Health & Social Work
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Apr 6, 2014
Suggestions for beginning research on this topic at the University of Michigan, including how to find books, articles, videos, policy and government info, web resources, and statistics & data.
Tags: mental_health, social_work, subject:guns, suicide, violence
Health Care Disparities
by Carol Shannon, Judy Smith, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Feb 11, 2014
This is a library research guide developed for students taking Social Work 634, Health Care Services and Policies during winter term 2012.
Tags: health_care, public_health, social_work
Literature Reviews for the Social Sciences
by Jennifer Nason Davis, Harold Tuckett, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Dec 4, 2014
A guide with resources for the Faculty Exploratory workshop on Literature Reviews in the Social Sciences.
Tags: alerts, bibliographic management, lit review, literature review, social sciences
Nonprofit Information
by Karen Downing, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Nov 21, 2014
Links to resources for the study of nonprofit management, including suggested journals and online resources, resources on grants & funding; statistics and U.S. government information; management & best practices; and resources for Michigan nonprofits.
Tags: business, grants, grants_and_fundraising, social-work
Program Evaluation
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated May 11, 2014
This guide is a collection of resources for faculty, students and researchers interested in program evaluation.
Tags: evaluation, social_work, subject:sw course:683 section:007 instructor:ray year:2012 term:fall
Social Policies/Programs
by Sue Wortman, Jungwon Yang - Last Updated Sep 24, 2014
This is a guide to resources for the policy comparison assignment for Social Work 530 classes, Introduction to Social Welfare Policy and Services.
Tags: public_policy, social_work
Social Work
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Aug 18, 2014
A guide to social work research at the University of Michigan.
Tags: best_bet, social_work
Social Work 701: Practice in International Social Work
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Jan 8, 2014
Emphasizing non-U.S. information sources, this guide provides access to many country background studies, statistics, NGOs, IGOs, cross-cultural understanding, and films to inform global social work.
Tags: course_guide, international_studies, social_work
Social Work: Global Practice
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Nov 17, 2014
This course guide highlights sources of international data and information useful to social work students in the classes covering global practice. It is also meant to help social work students pursuing international field placements.
Tags: course:701, instructor:lewis, section:001, subject:sw, term:fall, year:2011
Staying Informed in Social Work Practice
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
This guide offers resources and tips for keeping current with social work research for recent graduates and field instructors for the School of Social Work. It includes links to many free databases, government information and other resources.
Tags: social_work
SW 522 - Basic Social Work Research
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
Course guide for SW 522 - Fall term 2013 Basic Social Work Research.
Tags: research, social work, social-work
The Literature Review: For Dissertations
by Ye Li, Diana Perpich, Lori Tschirhart, Sue Wortman - Last Updated Jun 17, 2014
This is a multidisciplinary guide for graduate students interested in first steps to consider when starting a literature review for their dissertation.
Tags: guide books, lit review, literature review, writing
Tips on Using the Library for Social Work Instructors & Faculty
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Aug 7, 2014
This is a guide for new and returning social work faculty on how to take advantage of library resources and services available at the University of Michigan Library.
Tags: social_work
Vulnerable Children, Youth and Families in Society
by Sue Wortman - Last Updated Jan 2, 2014
Guide to finding research and information related to the study of children and youth in social work, along with some resources on domestic violence and family issues.
Tags: abuse, children, families, poverty


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