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Social Work eTextbooks: Home


This page provides open resources and ebook listings for select course texts. Book lists are arranged by course number below.

The list contains only titles available through Nash Library resources, please refer to your syllabus or check with your instructor to confirm book usage.

Using eTextbook Resources

Access to library-licensed etextbooks is provided to authenticated Gannon students and faculty on either the EBSCOhost eBook or ProQuest's Ebook Central platforms. All eBooks can be read directly on the screen. Short handouts for the individual platforms are provided in Word and PDF format below. 

Both eBook providers have tutorials available providing additional information for users on tools/resources available to eBook readers. 

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Looking for other course materials?


Visit the Social Work Program guide linked below.


Locate your course below. Upon clicking the book link you will be taken to the ebook landing page within either EBSCOhost eBooks or ProQuest Ebook Central. Users may need to log in with their Gannon credentials to access.
If you experience any access issues or have questions please send an email to Betsy Garloch, Systems Librarian -

Access to the following provided by Pennsylvania Grants for Open and Affordable Learning (PA GOAL) program, Grant #4, fall 2022.

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