SOWK 2430: Policies, Issues, and Programs in Social Welfare: Finding Policy Information

A guide to library resources for students in SOWK 2430

State bills

Federal bills and policy reports

US national research and advocacy groups

The following library databases contain research and policy information published by think tanks and advocacy groups. CQ Press Library, for example is a great database to search by topic- you'll find extensive reports that include bibliography sections that point to additional relevant think tanks/policy groups, government websites and reports, and other credible sources for policy information. 

Library databases for policy research

Select think tank, policy and advocacy group, and professional association websites

Federal government information and statistics

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