Databases provide a systematic method of searching for articles on your topic. Some databases include full text of the documents they index but many do not. They are available off campus to valid Marquette Card holders only. The top databases for social welfare and justice are:
Evaluate articles by:
Here's a short video showing how Find it @ MU works. (About 4 minutes long.)
Two common ways to find out if the Libraries have access to the articles you need:
Click on in the article citation. Another window / tab opens with two possible options:
The MARQCAT record will indicate what years we have in print and/or online, providing call number locations for the print and links to the e-journal. Once at the e-journal, navigate to the volume, issue and page that you need.
Didn't find the article/journal using Find it @MU or MARQCAT? Request the article through Interlibrary Loan (ILL) by clicking on the link at the bottom of the Find it @MU window or tab. Learn more about ILL here.
Ever wonder why the full-text isn't there? Watch this short video about the Business of Information.
Below is a list of major journals in the field of Social Work. It is not intended to be exhaustive. (List compiled by Derik Badman at Temple University [it has been re-ordered].)
(Marquette University users only)