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Social Work

This guide will help you find resources on social work.


Mary Cromwell Jarrett

This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need. Use the tabs to find background information, articles, books, images, etc. 

A note about the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics and data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class guides will lead you to library guides created specifically for this subject.


Photograph of Mary Cromwell Jarrett, a psychiatric social worker and the founding director of the Smith College School for Social Work. Photograph courtesy of the Sophia Smith Collection and the Five College Archives & Manuscripts Collection..

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