Computers, Books and the Social Work Writing Center

March 15th, 2013 by Margaret Bausman

Be sure to drop by the Schools of Social Work and

Public Health Library to check out what’s new!


The AV-ICIT Team at Silberman is busy installing 10 new computers on the main floor of the library.  This is in addition to the library’s mini-computer lab of 8 desktops and the 20 laptops available for loan.

Laptops 1


The Social Work Writing Center has a “new” home.  You can find the SWWC permanently located on the library’s main floor at the table behind the reference area next to the garden.  SWWC staff are available this semester : Tuesdays, 12-2 & 6-8; Wednesday, 12-2; Thursday, 6-8; and Saturdays, 2-6.

The Writing Center


These are just a few of the new books available:

The Columbia Guide to Social Work Writing

Handbook of Military Social Work

Intercountry Adoption: Policies, Practices and Outcomes

Intimate Partner Violence and the Criminal Justice System

The SAGE Handbook of Social Work

The GALE Encyclopedia of Mental Health

Forensic Social Work: Psychosocial and Legal Issues in Diverse Practice Settings

The Juvenile Justice System

Cycles of Poverty and Crime in America’s Inner Cities

Social Work with Children and Families

Understanding Global Sexualities: New Frontiers

Critical Reflection in Context: Applications in Health and Social Care


And new films:

Interviewing for Solutions

Read Me Differently

Harvest of Empire

Foo Foo Dust

How to Survive a Plague


The Schools of Social Work and Public Health Library is located on the first floor of the Silberman Building, 2180 Third Avenue at E. 119th Street.

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