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Social Work Library

Located in McGuinn Hall, the Social Work Library supports the teaching and research needs of the Graduate School of Social Work.

The Social Work Library contains over 41,000 volumes, 400 serial titles, and many audiovisual titles. The library also has access to hundreds of journal databases and over 23,000 electronic journals. The library maintains extensive course management sites and electronic reserves for faculty and student use.

Librarians are available to help faculty and students with their research in person, by e-mail and by telephone. Twelve public computers are maintained by the library and an additional 15 computers are housed in a small GSSW lab within the library space. Wireless internet access, printing and photocopying are available.

News & Updates

The Social Work Library Staff welcomes new and returning students to the new academic year! We invite you to attend a Library Open House so that you can meet our staff, enjoy refreshments, and have the opportunity to enter a raffle to win some prizes. Our Open Houses will be at the following times:

Wednesday, September 10th from 1pm-2pm
Thursday, September 11th from 6pm-7pm


We look forward to seeing you!