Some suggestions on narrowing your topic:
For example, let's say you want to focus on the issues of foster care within social work. There are various aspects of foster care to write about. To narrow down this topic, ask the basic questions:
By applying these questions, you can narrow down your topic.
What is RefWorks?
RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic software package that enables you to:
"New" RefWorks Instructions
Government information focusing on social work-related topics is abundant. You can also use Google to find government information. After you type in your keywords, then type in site:.gov after the keywords to limit to only government information.
Example: foster care site:.gov
Below are some general federal & state agency websites to get you started:
The Interlibrary Loan department is here to help UNLV students, staff, and faculty access information that is not available from the UNLV Libraries. We are able to obtain most books, articles, conference papers, government publications, and dissertations through our network of lending libraries.
In order to register for and use our ILLiad Document Delivery system, you must have an active library account with no fines on it.
(If you do not have an account, click on "First Time Users Click Here" tab)