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Research Guides

Social Work

Database Tools

All major databases offer free accounts that let you save searches, set up search alerts, export citations to Zotero, Endnote, more.

Best Bets for Peer-Reviewed Social Work Articles

Interdisciplinary Databases for Peer-reviewed Literature

Evidence Based Practice Lists, Links, Databases

Open Access Journals

Open access journals are scholarly journals that do not charge readers for access to articles. These journals can be accessed for free by anyone, regardless of whether you are affiliated with VCU (aka after graduation!).