The easiest way to search for books held in the library is to use the library catalogue. You can search by author, title or keyword. You can also use the library catalogue to place reservations on books. The majority of books relating to social work can be found on the top floor (Level 3) of Falmer Library
The library also has a number of social work ebooks which are available on and off campus. Most of these are included in the library catalogue and can also be found in OneSearch. For more information about finding and using ebooks please see our Help with using ebooks page.
The library has a number of journal titles which you can browse individually. We've highlighted some key titles from the collection but there are many more. To search for a journal by title please use the Online Journal Finder.
Databases are specialist tools which you can use to find resources such as journal articles. The five listed below are the databases we recommend you start with but the library has more. For help with searching these resources see the Search Skills page in this guide.
The referencing styles used in social work at the University of Brighton are Harvard Cite them Right or APA. Log into the Cite them Right resource below for guidance on referencing and bibliographies. If you would like to use an online tool to help you build an online reference list we recommend using either EndNote or ZoteroBib software. Our video on understanding referencing and plagiarism provides a good overview of referencing in the Harvard Cite Them Right style.
Watch and record freeview TV and radio. Create clips or make your own playlist using the huge archive of tv and radio shows dating back to the 1970s. Bob also includes a collection of curated playlists made by UK university lecturers on themes such as feminist film philosophy and law race and decolonisation.Go to Box of Broadcasts (BoB)