Online resources
Online resources


  • Information for Practice A comprehensive frequently updated site with current practice information. Well worth a visit.
  • The New Social Worker Online The only national, independent publication for social workers. Focus is on career guidance and news of what's happening in the profession. Regular surveys of readers.
  • SocialService.Com lists social work/social service jobs throughout the US. Searching and e-mailed updates are free.
  • Laban's Trainings provides SW approved distance learning (ASWB provider as well as FL, CA and OH approval for SW).
  • Social Care Institute for Excellence UK social work organization (formerly the National Institute for Social Work)
  • Links to Social Work sites at the University of Illinois
  • Social Work Profession by The Walter H. Richter Institute of Social Work. Information about profession, licensing, code of ethics
  • US News Rankings of Top US Social Work Graduate Schools



  • Social Work Organizations
  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) This is the organization that supervises all state license exams.
  • Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD)
  • Clinical Social Work Federation
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • California Chapter NASW
  • NASW New Jersey Chapter
  • NASW New Mexico Chapter
  • NASW New York State Chapter
  • NASW Oklahoma Chapter
  • NASW Oregon Chapter
  • NASW Texas Chapter
  • NASW West Virginia Chapter