Social Work Interest Group

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This community is for anyone interested in learning more about social work in public libraries. The PLA Social Worker Task Force will use this space to discuss issues facing public libraries, provide a space to connect with others, generate and share best practices and resources.

Latest Discussion Posts

  • Hello! Take a look at this article about the Social Work interns we have here in Gwinnett. Andrea (Norcross) has just finished her first year of her MSW program, and Lucy did ...

  • Hello! We are gathering information from various community members in local human services and from other libraries with social workers on staff as we prepare to post a job opening ...

  • Hello everyone, I have a student at my university who is getting their bachelor degree in human services but hadn't considered going into librarianship as a possible career path. ...

  • I am attaching the one I was hired under. Thank you, Lee Patterson, LMSW | Notary Public Pronouns: ...

  • Hello again,    This is a follow up email reminding you there is still time to help recruit participants for our research study. If you have already done so, thank you, ...

  • Greetings, We are reaching out to former social work library interns* across the United States to invite them to participate in a confidential, anonymous, electronic ...

  • Hey y'all - We aren't involved in de-esculation when it happens outside of our office and interactions directly with customers. We have a security department and one of the prerequisites ...