Course Library Research Guide

This guide supplements the LIBBI session and includes suggested resource links, search strategies, and research tips to support the course assignments and student research needs. If off campus, log in with your ORU network login.

New! AVON - Academic Videos Online

Sample Videos:

thumbnail to Social Work and Poverty AVON video thumbnail link to Overcoming Personal Biases in Social Work AVON video


2018-2028 Projected Job Outlook/Growth from Occupational Outlook Handbook, BLS

Social Workers, 11% increase (Much faster than average); View opens new windowOccupational Employment and Wages, May 2019
opens new windowSubstance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors, 22% increase (Much faster than average).
► View more opens new windowCommunity and Social Service Occupations

opens new windowSociologists, 9% increase (Faster than average); Vies opens new windowOccupational Employment and Wages, May 2019

"The Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form." Includes radio broadcasts, images, TV news, pamphlets, posters, books, and other documents dating 1400s - present. Books published prior to 1923 are available for free download,

opens new windowSocial work
opens new windowSociology