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These encyclopedias are super sources! They often have a list of references on the topic that will keep you from having to do so much searching.
Encyclopedia of Social Work by
Publication Date: 2003
Comprehensive and coherent with scholarly articles that are easily understandable, the Encyclopedia of Social Work puts the complete knowledge base of the profession, and an indispensable personal reference library, at a reader's fingertips.
Encyclopedia of Sociology by
Publication Date: 2000
Online version of the five volume, 2nd edition (2000) of Macmillan's standard encyclopedia. It provides a scholarly introduction to the field.
The Encyclopedia of Sociology is in the Ready Reference Section, or use the linked title to access the full text online.
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