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General Psychology : Which Database for Which Type of Psycholgy?

Psychology can be a fascinating subject of study. Use this guide to help you do research for psychology.

Citation Help

Almost all the databases allow you to get a citation for the articles you use in your research. Look for citations in APA style. A great way to get a first-draft of your 'Works Cited' page.

Psychology Has Many Specialized Areas. Look Here For ...

Education Full-Text, Education Research Complete - articles about educational psychology, learning and cognition and  thinking and intelligence.

JSTOR - retrospective research, such as the history of psychology.

MEDLINE Plus and  Nursing Research Center - information on brain research, psychological disorders, stress and health-related issues.

PsycArticles -  a great site for psychology articles in general, for any specialty and your go-to site for information on topics like perception and sensation, emotions, body rhythms and personality

(Don't forget: you can get e-books through the library catalog and several of our databases.


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