Psychology Research Guide

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Try these databases first to find journal articles in this discipline.
  • PsycInfo (1887 to present)
    Covers the academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including psychiatry, sociology, education, and other areas.
  • PsycTESTS (1896 to present)
    Provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration.
  • PEP (Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing) (1871 to present; 3 year full-text embargo)
    Complete text and illustrations of 49 journals in psychoanalysis, 96 classic psychoanalytic books, and the full text and editorial notes of the 42 volumes of the standard editions of Freud.
  • PubMed (1966 to present)
    Premiere biomedical index, includes MEDLINE and links to molecular biology databases.
  • GenderWatch (1970 to present)
    Full text of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.
  • Web of Science (1984 to present)
    Search thousands of journals across the sciences and social sciences and track cited references to locate more recent articles.
    Indexes literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health aftereffects of traumatic events.
  • Project Cork (1978 to present)
    Index of journal articles, books, and reports about substance abuse.
  • Social Science Journals (ProQuest)
    Covers academic literature for disciplines ranging from anthropology, sociology, and political science to communication, education, criminology, demography, economics and more.
Use these encyclopedias and reference works to get started on a topic.
Find images and streaming audio and video in these collections (also see the Images Research Guide).

Caribbean psychology : indigenous contributions to a global discipline Frost Library; BF108.C27 C37 2016

Mental philosophy : including the intellect, sensibilities, and will (Haven, Joseph, 1816-1874.) Archives and Special Collections; BF131 .H3 1858

The mindbody code : how to change the beliefs that limit your health, longevity, and success (Martinez, Mario E.) Frost Library; BF151 .M37 2014

Physical evidence for ritual acts, sorcery and witchcraft in Christian Britain Frost Library; BF1581 .P47 2016

The materiality of magic : an artefactual investigation into ritual practices and popular beliefs Frost Library; BF1621 .M38 2015

Divination's grasp : African encounters with the Almost Said (Werbner, Richard P.) Frost Library; BF1773.2.A356 W47 2015

Practitioner's handbook for the Ifá professional (Fama, Chief) Frost Library; BF1779.I4 F345 2004

When prophecy fails, by Leon Festinger, Henry W. Riecken and Stanley Schachter. (Festinger, Leon, 1919-1989, author.) Frost Library; BF1809 .F4 2016

Understanding happiness : a critical review of positive psychology (Power, Michael J., author.) Frost Library; BF204.6 .P69 2016

Culture and cognition : patterns in the social construction of reality (Brekhus, Wayne.) Frost Library; BF311 .B7224 2015

Cognition, content, and the a priori : a study in the philosophy of mind and knowledge (Hanna, Robert, 1957-, author.) Frost Library; BF311 .H33547 2015

The handbook of attention Frost Library; BF321 .H26 2015

Opere mnemotecniche (Bruno, Giordano, 1548-1600.) Frost Library; BF383 .B78 2004

The storm of creativity (Leski, Kyna, author.) Frost Library; BF408 .L47 2015

You are not so smart (McRaney, David.) Frost Library; BF441 .M427 2012

You are now less dumb (McRaney, David.) Frost Library; BF441 .M428 2014

Rethinking thought : inside the minds of creative scientists and artists (Otis, Laura, 1961-, author.) Frost Library; BF441 .O85 2015

The Wiley Blackwell handbook of judgment and decision making Frost Library; BF448 .W55 2015

Becoming human : the ontogenesis, metaphysics, and expression of human emotionality (Greenwood, Jennifer, 1946-, author.) Frost Library; BF511 .G74 2015

Emotions : a social science reader Frost Library; BF531 .G73 2008

Empathy : philosophical and psychological perspectives Frost Library; BF575.E55 E57 2014

Laughing matters : conversations on humor (Stavans, Ilan, author.) Frost Library; BF575.L3 S74 2016

Exiting the extraordinary (Moulder, Frances V. (Frances Valentine), 1945-, author.) Frost Library; BF637.L53 M68 2016

Executive function in preschool-age children Frost Library; BF723.C5 E985 2016

Stress in young people : what's new and what can we do? (McNamara, Sarah, 1972-) Frost Library; BF723.S75 M33 2000

Adolescence and body image : from development to preventing dissatisfaction (Ricciardelli, Lina A. (Lina Angela) author.) Frost Library; BF724.3.B55 R53 2016

National identity, popular culture and everyday life (Edensor, Tim, 1957-) Frost Library; BF753 .E33 2002

Phrenology proved, illustrated, and applied (Fowler, O. S. (Orson Squire), 1809-1887.) Archives and Special Collections; BF870 .F76 1839