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Social Policy, Social and Political Sciences and Social Work


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Welcome to Social Policy, Social and Political Sciences and Social Work

Your subject guide brings together the important resources and information for your subject:

  • The Resources page outlines how to find resources to support your studies and research.
  • The Help page gives information and useful links to improve your academic skills and make the most of the Library services.

Key resources

Social Policy and Practice

Research and grey literature in the fields of public and social policy, public health, social care, housing, families and more.

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Social Services Abstracts

Current research in the areas of social work, human services, and related topics, including social welfare and social policy..

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