Articles and Reviews

A Review of “NHS and Social Care Interface”: Information Literacy for Social Workers

One of the things we would like to do through this blog is to collect bibliographies of research related to the intersection of social work and librarianship. We will also provide brief reviews of some of these articles to serve as starting points for considering the issues that arise in these two fields concerning social… Continue reading A Review of “NHS and Social Care Interface”: Information Literacy for Social Workers

Articles and Reviews, Editorial

Questions for the Co-Location of Library and Social Work Services

By Mary Wagner, MLS, PhD Mary Nienow in her blog post, “Why Social Workers Need Librarians,” on April 7, 2013, offers challenging and exciting ideas for intersection of Social Work and Library/Information Science. Two recent newspaper articles, “How Public Libraries Have Become Spare Homeless Shelters” (AlterNet, March 6, 2013) and “Security Getting Tougher at Downtown… Continue reading Questions for the Co-Location of Library and Social Work Services