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Social Work: Print & E-Books

Find & Request Physical GFU Library Materials: 1 min. 22 sec.

Find Physical Items in GFU Libraries

Find Print Books and Other Physical Items in the GFU Libraries 

To search for GFU print books, videos, and other physical items:

  • Add your search terms and click the gold Search button to run the search

The initial Primo search returns physical items along with online materials.

To limit to physical items from GFU libraries, such as print books, DVDs and print journalslook at the left side of the search results under the Availability heading and click the link "Physical Items in GFU Libraries"

Next, narrow by Resource Type such as print books from the left sidebar by clicking the link to Print Books, DVD Videos, Journals, etc. 

A Primo Advanced Search allows for more nuanced searching, and limiting by material type, language, and more.                                                                                    Circulation Period: GFU books circulate to students for a six-week period, with up to two renewals. Most DVDs check out for one week.


Browse by Call Number

If you want to browse for books in the library, use the call numbers below to find the subject areas that are of interest to you. You can use them to browse the reference section or the main stacks. The Library of Congress website may have a more detailed outline of call numbers for your subject area.

HA 29-32 Theory & Method of Social Science Statistics
HB 846-846.8 Welfare Theory
HV 40-69 Social Work (case work, institutional care, rural social work, work relief)
HV 85-525 Social Work by Region or Country
HV 530 The Church and Charity
HV 544.5 International Social Work
HV 640-645 Social Work with Refugees
HV 697-700.7 Social Work with Families
HV 701-1441 Child & Youth Services
HV 1442-1448 Social Work with Women
HV 1449 Social Work with Gays, Lesbians, and Other Sexual Minorities
HV 1450-1494 Social Work with the Aged
HV 1551-3024 Social Work with People with Disabilities
HV 3176-3199 Social Work with People of Color
HV 4005-4013 Social Work with Immigrants
HV 4023-4470.7 Social Work with Urban Poor
HV 4480-4630 Social Work with Homeless
HV 5001-5840 Social Work with Addictions
HV 7428 Social work with Delinquents and Criminals
HV 9051-9230.7 Juvenile Offenders, Juvenile Delinquency
UH 750-769 Military Social Work, Social Welfare Services
VG 2000-2005 Military Social Work, Social Welfare Services (Navy)