Social Work Abstracts offers extensive coverage of more than 450 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Provides citations and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service, and social issues and problems.
• Published by American Psychological Association (APA)
• Indexed using the APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms.
• Cover the field of psychology in resources dating to 1806
• Journal records—nearly 80% of the database, 99% are peer-reviewed journals, over 2,500 titles covered, including comprehensive coverage of more than 1,800 journals
A thesaurus provides a standard language or set of terms with which to describe a subject area. Applied to indexing of a database, it indicates to a searcher which terms to use to retrieve the maximum number of relevant documents. More