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International Social Work year 2 - information skills: 3. Find

Search engines

Tab databases also shows websites related to the course

If you want a complete overview of important websites and databases in the field of social work, go to the option 'databases' on the homepage of the Study centre's website and enter the word: ISW or International Social Work.

No results in HANQuest for:

HANQuest does not search the following databases:
- Nexis Uni
- Web of Science
- Embase 
- Boomportaal

HANQuest does not search websites

Please be aware that HANQuest does not search websites.
This means that websites of oganizations with a lot of valuable information should be searched seperately.

Full text search: a LibGuide

How to get the PDF

Professional journals (e-magazines)

You find here a selection of professional journals that are relevant for social work. Almost all these journals can be consulted online. HANQuest searches the contents of these journals. Through the various databases you have access to many more (> 37,000 titles) online (international) journals. If you want a good impression of the large range on offer, you can enter "social work" for example in the online journals section on the homepage of You'll see you have access to over 140 online journals that have the words "social work" in their title.
Looking for an article but no online access? Found a link that doesn't work (anymore)? Send an email to your information specialist. 

Tip: you can often subscribe to a free newsletter on a journal;'s website. This keeps you informed of recents developments in the field of social work and of what is happening in society.