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Social Work: Find Websites

A guide to library resources on social work.

Evaluate Websites

Remember to always evaluate a website before using it for research purposes. 

Some criteria for evaluating websites include:

  • Accuracy
  • Authority
  • Coverage
  • Currency
  • Objectivity
  • Purpose

If you have any questions about the quality of a website, ask a librarian for help!

Recommended Websites

Advocate's Forum: A student-run social work journal from the University of Chicago, providing students with an opportunity to express their scholarly interests through carefully written and researched articles on innovative topics in the field of social service.

National Association of Social Workers (NASW): The largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.