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The Library of Congress call numbers for social work begin with HV. Subject areas that overlap into the realm of social work, include:
Common Call Numbers:
Example topics: Sexuality, parenthood, children, the aged, relationships, marriage, divorce, life skills, coping skills
Example topics: social case work, rural social work, international social work, charity, public and private relief, emergency management
Example topics: protection of families, children, young adults, women, the poor, people with disabilities, and protection of people of different races, sexuality, occupations, ethnic groups
Medicine: R - RZ
Example topics: Medicine and society, public health, home health care services
Example topics: personality disorders, behavior problems including child abuse, mental retardation, developmental disabilities
To search for a person, as AUTHOR or SUBJECT, search by last name, first name without punctuation, for example: Addams, Jane or Sanger, Margaret
Some suggested subject areas include:
If you are unsure of the subject heading, use the KEYWORD search identifying two or three of the most significant terms from your research topic.