Most of these resources are provided by government agencies and offer summaries of research articles and other sources, and some full-text sources (free or with cost.) Local public libraries might offer interlibrary loan services to provide copies of articles not available online. Visit the EMU library in person to use EMU online journals and databases.
Information and resources on child welfare topic including child abuse and neglect, foster care, and adoption. Many resources are available online for free. The Child Welfare Information Gateway is provided by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Administration for Children & Families.
ERIC focuses on education and children and also includes information from some social work journals. Resources include journal articles, papers, and other research reports, with some available in full-text. ERIC is also available in-person at the EMU library, with links to EMU full-text online journals.
Over 100,000 summaries and full-text articles about drugs, alcohol, and tobacco, as well as mental health, social marketing and health communication issues. Provided by the National Association for Children of Alcoholics; it was previously developed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
MeL Databases are available online to all Michigan residents. They include some professional and academic journals. Try: Academic OneFile, Health Reference Center Academic and ERIC for searching topics related to social work practice. Some articles are available as full-text.
Lists web sites that contain information about interventions to prevent and/or treat mental and substance use disorders. SAMHSA selects web sites with information about specific evidence-based practices or that provide comprehensive reviews of research findings.
A registry of more than 160 interventions that have been reviewed and rated by independent reviewers. The interventions support mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention, and mental health and substance abuse treatment.