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Current Contents Connect - a multidisciplinary current awareness Web resource, providing access to complete bibliographic information of over 8,000 of the world's leading scholarly journals and more than 2,000 books.

Current Index to Statistics   

Encyclopedia of Social Work - Continuously updated database of scholarly information on social work policy and practice, biographies of key figures, research to practice tips (such as “A Day in the Life of a Psychotherapist” and “Changes in the DSM-5”), and resources for social workers.

HAPI (Health and Psychosocial Instruments) - provides ready access to information on measurement instruments such as questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/ manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, vignettes/scenarios, tests in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Please logoff when done.

Historical Statistics of the United States - Millennial Edition 

Mental Measurements Yearbook - (Buros Institute of Mental Measurements) – Evaluative guide to contemporary testing instruments, designed for test consumers and  professionals, and covering diverse areas such as psychology, education, business, and leadership.

ProQuest Social Science Journals 

PsycTESTS – Provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, and surveys, as well as descriptive information about the tests' scope, development, implementation, and reliability and validity data (when available).

Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) - This is part of the ISI Web of Knowledge suite known as Web of Science. In order to limit your search to SSCI scroll down to the ''Current limits'' section and uncheck the database you wish to eliminate.

Social Sciences Full Text - (Indexing 1983+, Abstracting 1984+ and ''select'' Full Text 1994+)

Social Work Abstracts  

Social Workers: Help Starts Here 

Web of Science - Access the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences and social sciences. Includes Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index. In order to limit your search to one database scroll down to the ''Current limits'' section and uncheck the database you wish to eliminate.

Wiley-Blackwell Social Science & Humanities Collection - Features content from journals, books, reference works and databases.  An open lock icon signifies that text is available to authorized users at Yeshiva University.