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This subject guide provides access to the Library's key resources relevant to the field of social work and social welfare


Due to contractual and licencing agreements, access to some content may be restricted to the Unisa community.

Inclusion in this LibGuide does not imply University or Library endorsement of the ideas expressed.

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This subject guide provides access to the Library's key resources relevant to the field of Social Work.

The contents of the guide will change as new resources are added.

Explore the different resources and contact your personal librarian if you need any assistance.



Research Skills

Should you need information on how to select a topic, structure a keyword search, evaluate the research results, save and export search results and how to keep up to date on your research topic, also access the Research Skills Libguide.

Citation Analysis

Should you be interested in citation analysis for NRF rating, or citation tracking of your own research impact, or information on how to create your own ResearcherID, also access the Citation Analysis for NRF Rating Libguide

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