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Poverty Law Research Guide

This guide covers researching poverty law.


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Social Security Law

Books & Treatises

  • Social Security HandbookHD7123 .A214 and online. Basic guide to Social Security programs published by the federal government.
  • Social Security Law and PracticeKF3646.5 .S6423 1987 and WestlawLooseleaf covering controlling cases and relevant statutory provisions, regulations, rulings, and agency manuals.
  • Unemployment Insurance ReporterKF3673.4 .C6 and WestlawLooseleaf covering unemployment insurance, Social Security, supplemental insurance income and disability issues.

Journals & Journal Articles

See information about journals on the General Poverty Law Resources page. 

  • Benefits QuarterlyK2 .E62 and online. Comprehensive coverage of the latest trends and innovations in benefits and compensation.
  • Social Security Bulletinonline (1938-present). Articles on the OASDI and SSI programs, the income of the aged, private pension coverage, the poverty status of various groups (such as women and children), and other timely subjects.

Research Guides & Web Resource Guides

Programs & Organizations