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April 27th

 Key Article Databases

  PsycINFO (ProQuest)

  PsycARTICLES (ProQuest)

  ProQuest Psychology Journals

  PsychiatryOnline

  Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)

 Other Useful Databases

PubMed
PubMed was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). It was developed in conjunction with publishers of biomedical literature as a search tool for accessing literature citations and linking to full-text journals at web sites of participating publishers. Click for downloadable instructions.

MIT CogNet
MIT CogNet is an electronic community for researchers in cognitive and brain sciences. Includes library of electronic books and journals from the MIT Press as well as other publishers, professional associations, institutions and individuals.

Biological Abstracts (Thomson Scientific / ISI Web Services)
Biological Abstracts is a comprehensive database that directs you to information covered in life sciences journals. Coverage begins 1969 to present.

Social Sciences Full Text (EBSCO)
Index to international, English language journals in psychology, sociology, anthropology, geography, economics, political science and law.

Dissertations and Theses Global (ProQuest)
A comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses with over 2.4 million dissertations and theses included from around the world.The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637, and more than 65,000 new citations are added to the database every year. Where available, PQDT provides 24 Page Previews of dissertations and theses. In addition, nearly one million are available for download in PDF format. (Digital dissertations and theses are archived as submitted by the degree-granting institution. Some will be Native PDF, some PDF Image).

Counseling and Therapy in Video (Alexander Street Press)
Provides an online collection of hours of video for the study of counseling, psychology, psychotherapy and social work. It includes counseling sessions and demonstrations, consultations, lectures, interviews and teaching and discussion guides. A detailed guide to the database can be found at here.

 Encyclopedias

  Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories

  The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

  Encyclopedia of psychological assessment

  Classics in the History of Psychology

  International Encyclopedia of Linguistics

  Encyclopedia of School Psychology

  Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology

  Learning and Memory: a Comprehensive Reference

  Encyclopedia of Applied Developmental Science

  Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology

  Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology

  Handbook of Life-Span Development

 Tests

 Web Sites

 Assignment Resources

Research Methods in Psychology
Research guide for students of PSY 4050, Research Methods in Psychology.

Foundations of Modern Psychology
This guide supports both students in the Foundations of Modern Psychology course (PSY5150) and those interested in connecting psychology scholars and their work, past and current.

APA Style
Provides tips including a blog for using the new 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

PsycInfo guide
Steps to using PsycINFO to take advantage of its features.

Psychology Databases
What is the difference between PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES and ProQuest Psychology Journals?

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