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From the Schools of Social Work & Public Health Library for the Silberman School of Social Work : A practical guide to using our library


Image of plaque that hangs in the library lobby.  It reads "The Paul Schreiber Collection: The library collection of the Hunter College School of Social Work is named as a memorial to the founding Dean of the school."

Library Faculty and Staff

The Social Work and Public Health Library (SWPHL) at Hunter College


The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College

2180 Third Avenue at 119th Street

Circulation Desk: 212-396-7654

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About the SWPHL

Information Literacy for Social Work Practice

One hour information literacy modules for social work practice are embedded in the following courses:

Module 1 Human Behavior in the Social Environment I  (711) The Foundation: Library Resources for Social Work

Pages 4 and 5

Module 2 Social Welfare Policy II  (702) The Expanding Information Universe: Integrating Subscription and Publicly Available Information Sources for Social Work Pages 6 and 7
Module 3 Research I  (751) Advanced Database Strategies for Social Work Research Pages 5 and 6
Module 4 Professional Seminar  (790) Pulling it All Together and Going Forth All Pages

New Books in Social Work