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Use these core indexes to find articles and other documents in the area of Psychology. If you need additional help in finding resources on your topic, contact the Liaison Librarian for Psychology.

Top Resources

  1. Articles, books, book chapters, technical reports, and theses and dissertations in the field of psychology and the psychological aspects of other disciplines such as education, health, sociology, anthropology, linguistics, business, and law.
  2. Articles from all journals published by the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association.
  3. APA books, plus the Encyclopedia of Psychology, in online full text.
  4. Psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessment tools. In most cases actual test or test items provided, but without scoring key information.

Other Resources

  1. Designed to serve the information needs of the caring professions, including practitioners, researchers, and students in health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Covers aspects of health and social care, and the practical problems of society from a broadly social scientific perspective (sociology and psychology).
  2. Repository of self-archived papers on cognitive science (including the disciplines of psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, computer science, philosophy, biology, medicine, and anthropology. Coverage: 1950-2017
  3. Articles and encyclopedia entries on physiology.
  4. Counseling resources, including therapy session transcripts (including some audio excerpts) provided by practicing therapists, client narratives, and selections from reference books.
  5. Streaming videos of reenactments of therapy sessions, organized by therapeutic approach and clinician. Includes transcripts.
  6. Previous editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).
  7. The 5th edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), published by the American Psychiatric Association. This is the standard diagnostic tool used by mental health professionals worldwide.
  8. Comprehensive handbook covering all aspects of psychology.
  9. Evaluation and measurement tools, including questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/manuals, rating scales, projective techniques, vignettes/scenarios, and tests, in health and psychosocial studies.
  10. Articles published in over 350 English-language periodicals. Topics include: Anthropology, Archaeology, Art, Communications, Community Health, Economics, Geography, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Planning & Public Administration, Religion & Theology, Minority Studies, Performing Arts, Psychology, Philosophy, Political Science, Urban Studies etc.
  11. Testing instruments used in social science disciplines, including psychology, counseling, and education. Entries often include reviews of the test. Tests in Print has information on all known commercially available tests in English.
  12. Lists key books, articles, and other sources on a wide variety of subjects via annotated and curated bibliographies. An excellent starting point for locating important literature and scholarly sources on a topic. Focuses on the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
  13. Index of current and retrospective literature on post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health issues resulting from traumatic events.
  14. Worlds most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world. Historic and ongoing coverage.
  15. Reviews of books in psychology and the social sciences, as well as professional videos and popular films from a psychological perspective. Publication ended in Fall 2017.
  16. Articles, books, and recent news from the American Journal of Psychiatry, as well as access to the DSM-5.
  17. Streaming videos of therapy sessions, in the fields of counseling, psychotherapy, and addiction. Organized by approach, therapeutic issue, population and therapist. Includes transcripts.
  18. Research reports, books, articles, and audiovisual materials on physical, mental and psychiatric disabilities, independent living, vocational rehabilitation, special education, assistive technology, law, employment and other issues related to people with disabilities.
  19. Search or browse a wide variety of sources on research methods, including ebooks, articles, reference sources, and videos. Also includes research tools and instructional content.
  20. Videos on all aspects of the research process and methods. Also covers practical skills such as project management and writing for publication.
  21. Citations, abstracts, and citation searching (cited reference searching) across major journals in multiple disciplines in the social sciences.
  22. Articles and reference entries in the field of experimental psychology and neuroscience.
  23. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research. A citation index contains the references cited by the authors of the publications covered by the index. You can use these references to do a cited reference search. This type of search enables you to find works that cite a previously published work.
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