Psychology Research Guide

Find Books

Use the OCCcat to locate books in the library on your topic or try one of the resource below:

Psychology Resources
150.3 C716DP in Reference A Dictionary of Psychology, 2nd ed. (2006)
150.3 E564P V. 1-8 in Reference Encyclopedia of Psychology, (2000)
150.5 A615P 2004-05 Psychology: Annual Editions
150 S724  Sources. Notable Selections in Psychology, (2000)
150.58 A615 2006 V. 57 Annual Review of Psychology
150.72 S789H How to Think Straight About Psychology by Keith E. Stanovich, (2007)
150.9 H942S The Story of Psychology by Morton M. Hunt, (1993)
150.904 H296K Key Thinkers in Psychology by Rom Harré, (2006)
150.922 P853 V. 1-2 Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology by Gregory A. Kimble [ed.], (1998)

Journals

These journals are located in the Journal & Periodical collection on the first floor of the Library. Journals are arranged alphabetically by title.

Journal Title Electronic Access
Developmental Psychology Academic Search Premier & PsycARTICLES
Journal of Educational Psychology Academic Search Premier & PsycARTICLES
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology      Academic Search Premier & PsycARTICLES
The Journal of Social Psychology Academic Search Premier
Psychology Today Academic Search Premier
Psychology of Women Quarterly           Academic Search Premier

Databases

Use the following databases to access Psychology articles:

  • Access PsycARTICLES for full text access to scholarly and scientific psychology articles, many from the American Psychological Association
  • Academic Search Premier provides full text access to a very broad range of topics, including psychology and sociology

Internet Resources

American Psychological Association (APA) Features listservs for students.
AmoebaWeb (Psychology on the Web) An American Psychological Association “Website of the Month,” providing over 2,000 links to psychology content (including full-text articles) freely available on the Web.
Encyclopedia of Psychology Prepared by the Department of Psychology at Jacksonville State University, The Encyclopedia of Psychology is intended to facilitate browsing in several areas of psychology.
Google Psychology Directory A collection of psychology-related websites.
Monitor on Psychology The monthly online edition of the publication of the American Psychological Association (APA).
PSI Cafe A portal to websites that emphasize psychological issues and the general field of psychology.
Psych Central A guide to websites, newsgroups, and mailing lists in the areas of mental health, psychology, social work, and psychiatry.
Psychological Tutorials and Demonstrations Links to online tutorials on a variety of subjects in psychology.
Psychology World Wide Web Virtual Library Part of the Social science resources distributed by the World Wide Web Virtual Library.
PsychPort A collection of the latest news from the world of psychology assembled by The American Psychological Association.

Professional Organizations

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