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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.

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  1. A comprehensive Psychology research database. Over 3.9 million items indexed, including journal articles, books, and dissertations.
  2. Index of psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessment tools. In most cases actual test or test items provided, but without scoring key information.
  3. APA books, plus the Encyclopedia of Psychology, in online full text.
  4. APA and CPA journals in online full text.
  5. Online videos of counseling and therapy sessions.
  6. Access to Oxford Handbooks Online purchased by SFU Library.
  7. identifies the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects. Online index to bibliographies in Cinema, Classics, Communication, Criminology, Ecology,Linguistics, Literary Theory, Philosophy, Political science, Public Health, Renaissance & Reformation, Victorian Literature, etc. with a bibliographical essay on sources.
  8. Streaming videos in the fields of counseling, psychotherapy and addiction.
  9. Comprehensive handbook covering all aspects of psychology.
  10. Comprehensive coverage of the latest research findings, as well as the most recent contributions in experimental psychology and methodology.
  11. Descriptive and evaluative information about tests.

Other Resources

  1. ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.
  2. A full text archive for publications in the area of cognitive science.
  3. A dynamic online quarterly review journal with the breadth and depth of a reference work. Includes more than 30,000 pages of classic content digitized from the prestigious Handbook of Physiology series.
  4. Therapy session transcripts, client narratives,handbook selections.
  5. Access to previous editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM)
  6. Online access to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) published by the American Psychiatric Association.
  7. Evaluation and measurement tools in health and psychosocial studies.
  8. A video journal for biological research.

    All journal sections of JoVE are available via PubMed Central after 24 months.

  9. This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  10. PsycCRITIQUES, a database of the American Psychological Association, ended publication in Fall 2017. The critiques are made available by the Center for the History of Psychology, University of Akron in partnership with the APA.
  11. PsychiatryOnline is a web-based portal that features DSM-5™—the most widely used psychiatric reference in the world—and The American Journal of Psychiatry.
  12. Bibliographic database on rehabilitation containing about 12,000 items from 1956 to present.
  13. Access to research methods online from books and numerous reference sources.
  14. Multidisciplinary social sciences index which allows citation searching.
  15. 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.
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