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H SER 101 Introduction to Human Services (Pan): Home


Background Sources

Go to the Library Home page, click on Research menu, click on Databases.

To find background information including definitions, introduction, and keywords: try the following databases in the Databases A-Z tab (2nd tab):

  • Encyclopedia of Social Work
  • Social Work Reference Center (Ebsco)
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library (electronic encyclopedias)
  • Opposing Viewpoints (Gale)
  • CQ Researcher

Research Resources

Go to the Library Home page , in the upper left hand corner you'll see One Search.  Under the blank box, click on Advanced Search. 

Go to the Library Home page, click on Research menu, click on Databases.

Under Popular databases, try searching:

  • Academic Search Complete (Ebsco)
  • ProQuest

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We're here to help with library and research questions! 

Highline College librarians are available to help you via Chat and Email during the following hours during the campus closure:

Winter Quarter
Monday - Thursday: 9am-7pm
Friday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-7pm

If you need help from a librarian when a Highline College Librarian isn't available, please use the 24/7 chat service.

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