Social work



Social work databases

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Boomportaal 3.0 Boomportaal 3.0. E-books, magazines and databases from publisher Boom
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Worldwide available
EBSCO eBooks English e-books
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kaluga
Emerald Insights Scientific journals on economy, social sciences, education and technology
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Worldwide available / Included in Kaluga
Journal of Social Intervention Academic journal about social policy, organizational innovation and professional practice of social intervention
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kaluga
Oxford Academic Journals International journals in the field of social sciences
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kaluga
SAGE journals online 500 international magazines on humanities and social sciences
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kaluga
ScienceDirect Full-text articles and handbooks on science, technology and medicine
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kaluga
SpringerLink Full-text articles and also books from Springer and Kluwer Academic on various topics
Multilingual interface
Wereldwijd toegankelijk / opgenomen in Kalugainstructiefilm
Wiley Online Library Access to 400 English scientific magazines from Wiley.
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Worldwide available / Included in Kalugamanual
Last updated on 15 May 2023.

Social work web links


The Netherlands Institute for Social Research SCP is an interdepartmental scientific institute. It publishes reports and gives solicited and unsolicited advice to the government
SocioSite Social science information from the University of Amsterdam. SocioSite is the yellow pages for social sciences
Statistics Netherlands
Statistical treasure of the Netherlands. Contains Statline, Key Figures, Statistical Bulletin and the Economic Bulletin

Social psychology

Mikado Mikado is the Dutch national centre on expertise of intercultural healthcare.
Rutgers WPF
Rutgers WPF, the national expert center on sexual and reproductive health and rights

Social issues

Institute on gender equality and women's history.
Commissie Gelijke Behandeling Contains statements of the commission and legislation on equal treatment
Forum, Institute for multicultural affairs Useful publications on multicultural society
Government of the Netherlands
Social Affairs develops policy on employment and labor, social security, income, employment and working conditions
Journal of Social Intervention Academic research and reflections on practice in social intervention. For academics and professionals
SEV The steering committee for housing experiments is working on practical solutions to social housing issues in the form of studies, experiments, sample projects and advice
Verwey-Jonker Institute Research into social issues. The institute aims to promote social participation of citizens and to contribute to tackling social problems. The publications are immediately available

Social work

Movisie Knowledge and advice for social development
Social Care Online The most comprehensive English-language database on social work. Contains research reports, newspaper articles and links
Trimbos Institute National center of expertise on mental health, addiction and social care

Youth / family problems

Community Care Social work practice based on the latest lessons from research
Huiselijk geweld Information and resources about domestic violence in the Netherlands
Netherlands Youth Institute NJi aims to promote optimal development of young people and the social and educational context in which they live
Last updated on 19 October 2020.