Follow the first link below to see a list of Social Sciences journals, magazines, newspapers and other periodicals at UHD Library. Scroll down to find journals supporting research in Social Welfare & Social Work.
For some topics, you may want to explore research or news from other fields of study.
Use these library guides to quickly find the best databases in each field:
Use databases to search many journals at one time. You may want to select the "full text" or "scholarly journals" options with some databases.
- Social Work Abstracts
- SocINDEX with Full Text
An index of journals and books in sociology, social work, and criminology.
A comprehensive database of psychological literature, as well as related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, sociology, education and other areas. It indexes over 1800 journals, English language books and book chapters, dissertations and technical reports. Many articles include links to their full text. (Some full-text)
Scholarly journals from the American Psychological Association and other publishers in psychology. (Full-text)
- Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
- Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, and books. (Some full-text)
- SAGE Journals Online
Search a collection of top journals in communications, criminology, education, health, management, political science, psychology, and sociology.
- CQ Researcher
- Gender Studies Database
Covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. This database includes more than 869,000 records with coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present.
- LGBT Life with Full Text
Full text for more than 120 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as more than 250 full-text monographs and books.
- MEDLINE with Full Text
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
- Periodicals Archive Online
- Journal Citation Reports
- Web of Science (1900- )
Provides comprehensive coverage of scholarly journals in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities from 1900 to present.
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