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Human Services

A guide for students performing research in social work or human services.

Special Topics in Human Services

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Use keywords in our online catalog to find ebooks, books, or videos about topics in human services or social work. You can use the following links to find books, videos, and other materials on special topics in the Library's collection. Of course, this is just a selection. There are many more topics covered in our collection. The following topics will also include items owned by other academic libraries in the Pacific Northwest that you can borrow using our Summit borrowing service.

drug abuse -- treatment
motivational interviewing
drug abuse counseling

group counseling
social work with older people
social work with teenagers
foster home care
social work with children
social workers
human services
mentally ill persons
mental disorders
mental health
mental health services

working poor


Search for Videos

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The Library has a large collection of documentaries on its Kanopy platform. You can search for keywords and see what you find.

You can also search for videos in the Library's catalog. We have several other streaming video collections that you can access through there.

Interesting Online Books

To read one of the ebooks below, click on the link, then click on the name of the collection under where it says "Full text availability."