information for practice

World Wide Web Resources for Social Workers, New York University – news, new scholarship & more from around the world

mission statement: To help social service professionals throughout the world conveniently maintain an awareness of news regarding the profession and emerging scholarship.
goals:

  • identify and deliver a selection of the highest quality available in each category
  • regularly deliver an interesting mix of new information
  • create a more global sense of the profession for users from all locales
  • serve as an introductory socialization force for students … (about 1/2).

Homepage and links to all news;
Archives; Key Journals; Help;
Contact Gary Holden.

About 2/2: … IP is an extension of one of our previous community service projects with the same name. The new IP will continue to be a monthly digest (like the old IP). You can subscribe by sending a blank email message to: join-information-for-practice@lists.nyu.edu

You will receive an email notice each month when a month’s archives are complete and available on the IP web site.

Content:

  • There will be virtually no editorial material in either version of IP. Headlines and titles of entries will rarely be changed from the original source (only in instances where it better clarifies content) and the text you see describing an entry will almost always be a direct quote from the actual news item/article (APA style of quotation will not be followed here as it would make the text less readable).
  • Finally, IP provides a selection of news and new scholarship. IP is not intended as a complete index of any of these materials.

History: … (full text about).

Links:

Social Work News;

Internet for Social Policy /Welcome;

Global Social Work Internet Community.

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