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Social Work

Scholarly and peer-reviewed articles, data and statistics, and news articles relevant to your study of social work.

Social Work

In the databases below you'll find scholarly and peer-reviewed articles, data and statistics, and news articles relevant to your study of social work.

Social Work at University of Wollongong focuses on the wellbeing and improvement of society, enacting social change and engaging with communities based on theoretical and professional experience.

Social work topics you may be searching for could include:

  • social justice, planning and policy
  • mental health
  • human rights
  • child protection
  • marginalised communities, such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
  • social disadvantage
  • human services agencies
  • poverty and homelessness
  • community engagement
  • domestic violence and trauma
  • and social work professional practice.

Databases for Social Work

Here are some databases with coverage across many areas of social work. As social work is multidisciplinary in nature, some of these databases cross disciplines or draw from all areas of scientific and social sciences research.

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