Social Welfare

Ebooks

  • ebrary
    Over 46,000 titles from a variety of academic publishers. Titles also appear in the CUNY+ library catalog.
  • EBSCO eBook Collection
    Formerly known as NetLibrary. To use the database from home, you must first connect to the site on any CUNY campus and click on Create a free account. Accounts can also be created by connecting to to the database remotely. Titles may be checked out for only twenty-four hours.

Some Ebooks Available From Ebrary

Call Numbers

BF PSYCHOLOGY

173-175  Psychoanalysis

511-593    Affection, feeling, emotion.  Includes bereavement, 
   stress, anger, grief

636-637    Applied psychology, counseling, behavior modification

712-724    Developmental psychology, including child, adolescent, 
   adult development; life cycle

789    Death and dying

E - F HISTORY. UNITED STATES. Includes history & status of Native Americans, African-Americans, Latinos; race relations

H SOCIAL SCIENCES (GENERAL)

HA STATISTICS

HM SOCIOLOGY (GENERAL)

HN SOCIAL HISTORY & CONDITIONS, SOCIAL PROBLEMS, SOCIAL REFORM

HQ FAMILY, MARRIAGE

12-64    Sexuality

72-74    Incest

535-734    Families and family dynamics

 755-759    Parents and parenting

767-799    Children, child development; adolescents, adulthood

809    Family violence

811-960    Divorce

1060-1064    Aging and the aged

HV SOCIAL WORK 

11    Social work schools, education, research methods

40-45    General work, group work, case work

91-95    US social welfare history, policy

640-645    Refugee problems

687    Social work in health care

689-699    Social work with families

700-713    Child abuse

741    Child welfare, general

875-883    Adoption, foster care

1442-1448    Women and social work

1449    Gays & lesbians

1450-1493    Social work and the elderly

1551-3024    Disability and social work

3176    Multicultural issues, cultural competence

4045    Poverty

4505    Homelessness and homeless persons

4998-5825    Drug abuse, alcoholism, substance abuse

6545    Suicide 6558-6626    Rape, violence against women, domestic violence

9000    Criminology, gangs, juvenile delinquency, prisons

KF LAW, including legal issues in social work

R MEDICINE, including ethics, psychology, terminal care

RA PUBLIC HEALTH, including community mental health, home health care services

RC PSYCHIATRY, PSYCHOANALYSIS

451    Mental health of specific populations, inc. elderly,
   racial & ethnic minorities

Finding Books Outside of the GC

  • WorldCat
    What is WorldCat?
    WorldCat contains all the bibliographic records (with holdings information) cataloged by OCLC member libraries including books, manuscripts, computer data files, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, videotapes, sound recordings, journals and magazines
  • Interlibrary Loan
    There are two different methods for requesting articles and books not available at the Graduate Center. To have books from other CUNY libraries sent to the Graduate Center Library,use CLICS.

    To request articles not available at the Graduate Center and books not available at any CUNY library,use Interlibrary Loan (ILL).