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Social Work - Learning for a Lifetime: Books

Resources for staying current with issues as a professional social worker.

The UMD Library?

CSS students may use the UMD Library. The first time you go, bring along your CSS ID. As a guest, you will need to first apply for a special borrower's card at their main desk (this is why you need your ID). You will then need to abide by their circulation and use policies.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Email GraphicInterlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free service that allows you to request books, videos, and articles from other libraries.

How does it work?
Find the book, video or other article you want. Check to make sure the CSS Library does not have it or have online access to it. Then, fill out an online form. 

CSS Library Catalog

CSS Library's Pop Reading Section


Search the CSS Library's eBook collection of over 300,000 titles to find electronic books on your topic.

Here are links for more help:

How to Cite a Book or eBook

Book and eBook:

Other Library Catalogs

Can't find what you are looking for in the CSS Library? Try searching the following library catalogs and then submit an interlibrary loan requestion for them: