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Social Work Guide: Writing and APA Format

Library research help for students and faculty in the School of Social Work

APA Format Tips

Help with Writing

Useful Books for Social Work writing

There are two copies of the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association on the reference book shelf on the first floor of Pius library.

Plagiarism Prevention Tips

Is it plagiarism or not? Learn more at the SLU Academic Integrity Pages

Academic Integrity:A Question of Ethics

  •  NASW Code of Ethics Section 4.08

Social workers should take responsibility and credit, including authorship credit, only for work they have actually performed and to which they have contributed.

  • From the School of Social Work Academic Integrity Policy:

 "examples of academic dishonesty would be submitting materials authored by or editorially revised by another person but presented as the students own work, copying a passage or text directly from a published source without appropriately citing or recognizing that source..."