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Social Work Policy Analysis: Legislative History Research

Guidelines and links for finding information for SWK 312 comprehensive research paper.

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State of Ohio Resources

Policy Resources

Finding Legislative Documents


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Social Work - Federal and State Government Information Resources

This section provides information on social policy as established by federal, state, and local governments. Included are resources related to general information, policies, and statistics. For additional information on Government Document resources, check out the Government Documents Information guide.