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Recommended Books

Assessment in Social Work
Judith Milner, Steve Myers, and Patrick O'Byrne. 2020

Best Practice in Professional Supervision, Second Edition : A Guide for the Helping Professions
Allyson Davys and Liz Beddoe. 2020

Child Protection
Justin Healey. 2018

Communication and Interviewing Skills for Practice in Social Work, Counselling and the Health Professions
Patricia Higham. 2019

Communication Skills for your Social Work Degree
Jane Bottomley, Patricia Cartney, and Steven Pryjmachuk. 2019

Conversation Starters for Direct Work with Children and Young People
Audrey Tait and Becky Dunn. 2018

Cultural Diversity in Child Protection : Cultural Competence in Practice
S E Laird, P Tedam. 2019

Diagnosing the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Rachel Cooper. 2018

Doing Research in Social Work and Social Care : The Journey from Student to Practitioner Researcher
Catherine Flynn and Fiona McDermott. 2016

Effective Observation in Social Work Practice
Maureen O'Loughlin, Steve O'Loughlin, Nicky Ryden, and Jackie Hughes. 2014

Generational Interdependencies: The Social Implications for Welfare
Beverley Searle. 2018

Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, Fifth Edition : A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner
J. William, ABPP Worden. 2018

Groupwork Practice in Social Work
Trevor Lindsay and Sue Orton. 2014

Human Development : Family, Place, Culture
Wendy Drewery and Lise Bird Claiborne. 2014

Motivational Interviewing for Working with Children and Families: A practical guide for early intervention and child protection
Donald Forrester; David Wilkins; Charlotte Whittaker. 2021

New Directions in Treatment, Education, and Outreach for Mental Health and Addiction
Thalia MacMillan and Amanda Sisselman-Borgia. 2018

Professional Practice in Child Protection and the Child’s Right to Participate
Asgeir Falch-Eriksen, Karmen Toros. 2023

Research Methods for Social Workers
Linda Bell. 2017

Sociologies of New Zealand
Charles Crothers. 2018

Social Problems : An Advocate Group Approach
Sara Towe Horsfall. 2018

Social Psychology
John D. DeLamater, Daniel J. Myers, and Jessica L. Collett. 2018

Social Work Intervention
Trevor Lindsay, Emma McGinnis, and Cathy Jayat. 2013

Social Work Theories in Context : Creating Frameworks for Practice
K Healy. 2022

Supervision and Professional Development in Social Work Practice
Amanda M Nickson, Margaret- Anne Carter, and Abraham P. Francis. 2019

Surviving Your Social Work Placement
Karen Jones and Robert Lomax. 2014

Systemic Approaches to Training in Child Protection
Gerrilyn Smith and Danya Glaser. 2018

The Routledge Handbook of Field Work Education in Social Work
Rajendra Baikady; Sajid S. M., Varoshini Nadesan; M. Rezaul Islam. 2022

The Treaty of Waitangi | Te Tiriti o Waitangi: An Illustrated History
Claudia Orange. 2021

Tikanga Maori (Revised Edition) : Living By Maori Values
Hirini Mead. 2016

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Books on these subjects can be found on the library shelves at the Dewey number shown:

150 Psychology
155 Human Development (including Child Development)
300.72 Social Science research
301 Sociology
302 Communication & Interpersonal relationships
305 Gender
361.2 Social Action
361.3 Social Work
362 Social Welfare
362.2 Mental Illness
362.4 Disabled people
362.5 Poverty
362.6 Problems of the Elderly
362.76 Child Abuse
616.86 Substance Abuse
616.891 Therapy

 

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This Collection is a landmark digital resource from Bridget Williams Books. It allows online access to over 30 years of award-winning history publishing combined into an authoritative resource of life on these islands, from earliest beginnings to present day. New Zealand History, Māori, Treaty of Waitangi, Women resources are all included.

 

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Print Journals

Australian Social Work
International Social Work
Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work Review (Also called "Social Work Review") - From 2016 Online Only
New Zealand Journal of Counselling
Rise (Ministry of Social Development)
Matters of Substance
Alcohol.Org.Nz : The Newsletter of the Alcohol Council of New Zealand
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy (ANZJFT)

 

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In addition EIT has online access to:

Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work Review (Also called "Social Work Review")
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy
Social Policy Journal of New Zealand
Whanake: The Pacific Journal of Community Development

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Humanities & Social Sciences Collection
The Informit Humanities & Social Sciences Collection covers a range of subjects within an arts and social science context including education, history, media, political science and technology. This full text Collection contains journals, books, conference proceedings and reports. Full text publications: 1940- ; Index: 1940-

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Credo Reference
An online library of hundreds of reference books including encyclopaedias, dictionaries, thesauri, atlases, biographies, quotations and subject-specific titles. There are millions of entries, including thousands of images and audio pronunciation files. Contributing publishers include Routledge, SAGE, Cambridge University Press, Wiley, Elsevier and many others. Additional features include Mind Map and Topic Pages, plus links to the EIT library catalogue and databases.

Ebook Central
A collection of over 30,000 full-text e-book titles covering a wide range of academic subjects.

GALE databases
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Health and Wellness
Information on: fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, prescription drugs, herbal remedies, and alternative or complementary treatments. Includes veterinary medicine.

Index New Zealand (INNZ)
Indexes and abstracts selected New Zealand serial publications, including newspapers and 300 journals about New Zealand and the South Pacific. Subjects include general interest material, social research, current affairs, the arts and humanities. Coverage is from 1987.

MasterFILE Complete
Multidisciplinary database providing full-text of nearly 2,000 general reference publications back to 1975. Includes full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection of photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is a large multidisciplinary research resource combining more than 28 databases and covering more than 20,000 periodicals plus many other scholarly resources. Content is from scholarly journals, trade publications, company reports, dissertations, newspapers, newsletters, and newswires. Over 160 subject areas are covered including business and economics, health and medical (including nursing), education, social sciences, psychology, humanities, technology, science and more.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global
Includes more than 3 million dissertations and theses from around the world, with comprehensive coverage of North American works and expanding coverage of international works. Over 1.7 million are available in full text.

Science Direct Social Sciences and Humanities Journals Collection (College Edition) (includes Business)
Provides access to peer-reviewed full-text journals not available elsewhere online. Subjects include Business, Management, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Psychology, Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities. To limit your search to find full-text only, go to Advanced Search and select Subscribed publications and Open Access articles.

Scopus
SciVerse Scopus is the world's largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources, containing over 40 million records including 3 million conference papers and 100% Medline coverage. It supports research needs in the scientific, technical, medical, social sciences, and arts and humanities fields and provides tools such as Author Identifier, Affiliation Identifier, Citation Tracker, and Journal Analyser to track and analyse research.

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Alcohol and Liquor Advisory Council

Aotearoa New Zealand Association for Social Workers
The ANZASW website also provides a link to a PDF version of their Code of Ethics.

Child Poverty Action Group Aotearoa New Zealand

Dulwich Centre
Australian gateway to narrative therapy and community work

Family Planning Association

Growing up in New Zealand

Māori health models

Ministry of Youth Development

New Zealand Association of Counsellors

New Zealand Deprivation Statistics

New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse

New Zealand Legislation

Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal
To promote good practice and encourage professionalism, Corrections has launched a journal. Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal. The journal offers in-depth, academic and practice-focused articles. Corrections recommends it for all those working professionally with offenders, especially in New Zealand.

New Zealand Ministry of Social Development

Social Workers Registration Board

Strengthening Families Initiative

Te Whare Tapa Wha
The Māori philosophy toward health is based on a holistic health and wellness model

Unicef
The State of the World's Children

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