Field I - Field Education Instructors

Course #: SK399

About this Guide

This guide provides information about access to Library resources for SK399 Field Education Instructors.

Note: Login Credentials

You will need two sets of login credentials to access course readings online.

  1. ARES username and password
    • ARES, the e-reserves system, is where you can access your list of course readings after logging in
  2. Laurier Library card
    • When accessing online resources, you will be prompted to enter a Library card barcode and last name
Please contact the BSW Field Program Assistant to obtain these credentials.

SK399 Readings

Course readings are available through ARES. To access them, follow the steps 1-5 below.

  1. Go to
  2. Login using the ARES username and password
  3. Under "My Courses," select SK643*
  4. Click on "View Item" beside the reading you would like to access
  5. If prompted, login using your Laurier Library card barcode and last name

*NOTE: BSW Field Education Instructors (SK399) have the same readings as MSW Practicum Instructors (SK643). So, when you select SK643 you'll get the readings you require as a BSW Field Education Instructor for SK399.

Resources for Research

To access online resources from off campus such as journal articles and ebooks, you will need to sign in using your Laurier Library card barcode and last name.

Please note: Library resources are to be used for teaching and learning purposes only.

Finding Journal Articles

Here are short video tutorials to help you find journal articles:

Finding Ebooks

Research Help

For help with anything related to Laurier Library's resources and services, please contact the Social Work Librarian: or 519-884-0710 ext. 4973.