NASW Pioneers are social workers who have made an important contribution to the social work profession and to social policies through service, teaching, writing, research, program development, administration, or legislation.
Print Sources (in the library)
The Encyclopedia of Social Work by Terry Mizrahi; Larry E. Davis
Call Number: REF HV12 .E53 2008
Publication Date: 2008-04-17
Volume 4 includes a section of historical biographies of notable people in social work.
Faithful Angels by James O. Billups
Call Number: HV27 .F35 2002
Publication Date: 2002-02-01
Interviews with notable people in social work from around the world.
Women Building Chicago, 1790-1990 by Rima Lunin Schultz (Editor); Adele Hast (Editor)
Call Number: Ref HQ1439 .C47 W66 2001
Publication Date: 2001-06-01
Biographies of important women in the development of Chicago.
Tip: Check the index for 'social work' and 'social worker entries' (p. 1077) for relevant articles.
Encyclopedia of Women Social Reformers by Helen Rappaport
Call Number: Ref HQ1236 .R29 2001
Publication Date: 2001-12-06
Biographies of women social reformers.
Tip: Check the index for 'social work' (v. 2, p. 881) for relevant articles.