SWRK 654 - Social Policy in Mental Health Services

Subject Librarian

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Pam Kruger
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Student Research Hours:
Thursdays 2-4 Appointments also available at other times.

Let's meet by Zoom or in person

Just send me an email with times that work for you.

Legislative History

A Legislative History for Federal Legislation is the best guide you can find to outline all the actions of the bill you are analyzing. Legislative Histories are available from 1969- present in Proquest Congressional and can* provide you with:

  • Summary
  • Debates (in the Congressional Record)
  • Bill Versions
  • Reports
  • Hearings (testimony)
  • All other actions

*some bills will have more information than others.  Factors such as the importance of the bill, related bills, the politics of the bill, and the overall reception o the bill will influence the overall information available on each bill.

Please see the Legislative History guide for more information.

Federal Policy Resources

Interlibrary Services

Interlibrary Services (ILL) is available to request books, articles, and other items that are not available in the library collection.  Often the ILL link is provided directly in the database and is the easiest way to submit a request.  Follow the "FIND IT" link and click the link Request your item through Interlibrary Services.

To use the system, you must first set up an account.  To directly logon go to Interlibrary Services

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