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star Social Services Abstracts
Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Provides citations, abstracts.

star Social Work Abstracts 1965 to present
Social Work Abstracts contains more than 75,000 records on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and a variety of other social work and related fields.

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star PsycINFO 1806 to present
Covers journal articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations in psychology and related fields. Provides citations and abstracts, as well as full text of articles published in many American Psychological Association journals.

    Family studies abstracts
Family Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Records are selected from many of the top titles within the discipline, including Journal of Family Studies, Journal of Marriage & Family, and Family Relations.

    Sociological Abstracts (SocAbs) 1963 to present
Indexes articles in more than 1,900 journals, book abstracts and review citations in sociology and related fields. Provides citations, abstracts.

    SocINDEX 1908 to present
SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study including abortion, criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, and more. The database also features over 25,000 author profiles. SocINDEX includes full text for 777 journals dating back to 1908, and full text for more than 820 books and 14,000 conference papers.

    GPO Monthly Catalog July 1976 to present
Index to materials published by the US Government Printing Office. This index is valuable for using the Milner Library Documents Collection. Updated monthly. Provides citations, abstracts.

    Congressional Publications
Provides access to a variety of information by and about the United States Congress. It indexes Congressional publications from 1789 to the present and provides access to Legislative Histories for public laws (1969-); testimony from congressional hearings (1824-); bill texts and status (1989-); the Congressional Record (1985-); the Federal Register (1980-); and the US Serial Set (1789-1969), and information about members and committees.


    Web of Science 1988 -
Milner's subscription includes:
* Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1988-present)
* Book Citation Index Science (2005-present)
* Book Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (2005-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Science (1993-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (1993-present)
* Science Citation Index Expanded (1988-present)
* Social Sciences Citation Index (1988-present)

Access the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
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    PILOTS 1871 to present
PILOTS includes citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. It also includes information on dissociative disorders, borderline personality disorders as associated with traumatic events. In addition, it includes information on available mental health services and issues of professional ethics.

    Statistical Abstract of the United States
Provides statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use as a convenient volume for statistical reference and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

    DSM Library
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) is used by health professionals, social workers and other specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders. The DSM Library includes the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) as well as the DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis and the DSM-5 Clinical Cases books.

 
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