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Social Work Journal Information/Impact Factors, etc.
Other Databases for Social Work Research
(A more complete list is here.)
Major Social Work Databases
A citation and abstract database of peer-reviewed literature in the areas of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
Web of Science
Indexes major journals in the sciences, social sciences and humanities.
Searches peer-reviewed papers, dissertations, books, preprints, reports from academic publishers, professional societies, universities and other scholarly organizations.
Academic Search Premier
A multi-disciplinary database that covers many social sciences areas, medicine, health, education, etc.
Database Search Tips
- Use AND to combine your concepts, e.g., women and substance abuse
- Use OR to combine synonyms, related terms, e.g., domestic violence or family violence
- Use the * (asterik) to search for the root word and any ending, e.g., parent* will retrieve parent, parents, parenthood, parenting.
- Look at the subject headings on the full record for an item-these can help you generate new keywords, concepts, etc.