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Resource Name &
Link to Resource:
Social Work Abstracts (SWAB)
Description:

Please note: SWAB currently is not returning results because the peer-review limit is set to "on" and must be manually changed. When searching the database, go to the Advanced Search page, scroll down, and deselect the Peer-Reviewed limiter, then perform your search. You will need to do this for every search you perform.

Produced by the National Association of Social Workers. Contains references to social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, and community organization. Limited to four concurrent users.

Resource Type(s): All Relevant Database(s),  Key Database(s) 
Mobile Accessmobile phone image This resource is mobile-enabled
Mobile Website Click here for mobile access
Mobile App Click here for the mobile app

You will need to use your UK linkblue email to receive the code required for this app.

Click the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter an email address which you can access from your device. An email with an authentication key will be sent to you.

Access information: Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.
Fulltext: This resource does not provide direct access to fulltext content.
Vendor Name:EBSCOhost
Research Guides: Human Environmental Sciences, Social Work
Coverage:1977 - present
Update Frequency:quarterly
Special usage notes:

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.