Library Guide for SOWK 3013 - Interviewing Skills in General Practice

Journal/Magazine/Newspaper Articles:

Academic Search Premier
OmniFile Full Text Mega
Social Sciences Full Text
Social Work Abstracts

Full Text Databases by Journal Title:

E-Journals by Title


NSU Library Catalog

Obtaining Material Not Owned by the NSU Libraries:

Interlibrary Loan

Demographics and Statistics Online or in the Library Reference Collection:

  • American Community Survey
        Population profiles, and subject, ranking, and geographic comparison tables.
  • American FactFinder
        Detailed population, income, etc., data. Searchable by state, county, town, etc.
  • Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics (by state)
        U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
  • Corrections Statistics by State
        National Institute of Corrections.
  • Crime State Rankings (Ref. HV 6787 .C735)
        More than 500 tables reporting various crime and criminal justice statistics.
  • Demographics USA: County Edition (Ref. HF 5415.1 .S8)
        Population characteristics, including data pertaining to households, occupations, etc.
  • Easy Access to FBI Arrest Statistics
        Arrest statistics searchable by state, county and adults vs. juveniles (produced by the FBI).
  • FedStats
        Filterable list of Federal data.
  • Lifestyle Market Analyst (Ref. HF 5415.33 .U6L54)
        Market, lifestyle, and demographic segment profiles for metropolitan areas and other locations in the U.S.
  • National Gang Report
        National Gang Intelligence Center (Joint investigative study of the FBI, DEA, ATF, etc.).
  • Oklahoma Uniform Crime Reporting Data
        Oklahoma crime statistics by county.
  • Sourcebook of Zip Code Demographics (Ref. HA 203 .S66)
        Population, household, family, and income data presented by zip code.
  • State and Metropolitan Area Data Book (Ref. HA 202 .S84)
        Statistical source on the social, population, and economic structures of the states, metropolitan areas, and     micropolitan areas in the U.S.
  • Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Latest) / Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Earlier)
        Authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, economic, etc., organization of the U.S.
  • Survey of State Adult Protective Services: Abuse of Vulnerable Adults 18 Years of Age and Older
        National Center on Elder Abuse.
  • U.S. Consumer/Lifestyles (ReferenceUSA)

    APA Resources:

    APA Formatting and Style Guide / OWL (Purdue University)
    APA Online (American Psychological Association)
    Citing Government Documents - APA (University of Nebraska)

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