Social Work Research Guide: Policy Websites

This guide connects Social Work students with interesting and valuable internet sources.


These are some of the organizations may provide some information on social policy.

Resources for Legal Research

Background Issue and Policy Info

To find background information about the social work policy or policies you're researching:

Databases for Social Welfare Policy Research

Search these databases for scholarly journal articles about social policy issues.

Other Websites that Provide Information about Bills

These websites all summarize and provide official stances and provide opinions on legislation that is currently in process, relevant to Social Work. Check their "Advocacy" sections!

Youth Violence resources

If you're researching youth violence, these are a few of the organizations that provide background information on social policies on that topic.

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