This is a class-specific research guide created to help students find books, articles, primary source material, statistics, and other scholarly research resources about the history of social welfare and social work in the United States.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
To identify appropriate books on your topic, begin with the library catalog to find books in the University Libraries If you do not find the books you need or if you wish to locate additional resources, then search Prospector.
- Library Catalog
This is the library catalog for the University Libraries. Your search will help you locate materials owned by the University Libraries, including books, journals, videos, and other cataloged materials. You can begin with a keyword search, combining your topic words with an "and" (e.g., social welfare and history and united states). Once you find some relevant books on your topic, then you can identify the appropriate subject headings to use in more refined searches (e.g., Public welfare--United States--History...
A unified catalog of many Colorado area libraries. Books held by the libraries can be requested via Prospector and are delivered to the Main Library at the Anderson Academic Commons in 3 to 5 days.
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