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SWK 4510: Research for Evidence-Based Social Work Practice

For SWK 4510 students, and other social work students, using database search strategies to locate relevant research evidence for papers and assignments.

Tracking what you find and citing in APA style

Citation management software (such as RefWorks, Zotero, etc.) allows you to manage citations and track the articles you find while researching.

Using a citation management tool can be very helpful for your SWK 4510 assignments.        

They can help:

  • Organize your research
  • Share what you find with others
  • Import references from many sources (article databases, web, library catalogue, etc.)
  • Build a bibliography in APA style

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