ERIC (via EBSCOhost)
Description: This resource, funded by the U.S. Department of Education and produced by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC), provides access to education literature and resources. It is the largest database of materials for education in the world. It contains more than 1.3 million records of journal articles and full text documents going back to 1966.
Date Coverage: 1966 - date
Description: PsycARTICLES is a database of full text peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe and Huber. Topics include general psychology as well as specialized, applied, clinical, and theoretical research. The database includes all materials from the print journals and contains over 150,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the APA. To see a list of the journals included, select "Publications" from the database toolbar.
Date Coverage: 1894 - date
Notes: Includes all journal articles, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. Many of the journals included in PsycARTICLES from the APA go back to volume 1, issue 1.
Creator: American Psychological Association (APA)
Description: This database is the most comprehensive international database devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains more than 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports. This database also contains information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, sociology, education, technology, pharmacology, anthropology, business, law, and others. Journal coverage includes international material selected from around 2,500 journals in dozens of languages.
Date Coverage: 1887 - date
Creator: American Psychological Association (APA)
Description: PsycTESTS is a repository for ready-to-use tests and measures. Most are available for immediate download and use in teaching and research. Tests are relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, and social work. PsycTESTS is focused on contemporary instances of test use, but has coverage that spans more than a century. Validity and reliability information is also included for the tests.
Date Coverage: 1910 - date
Creator: American Psychological Association (APA)
Provides access to over 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE and additional life science journals and books. Citations include the fields of medicine, nursing, chemical sciences, nutrition, dentistry, the health care system, behavioral sciences, and other related disciplines. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant Web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources. Coverage is world-wide but most records are from English language sources.
1950 - date
Use the Pubmed Overview Sheet
or the PubMed Tutorial
for more information.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Description: SpringerLink is an integrated full-text database for journals, books and ereferences published by Springer. Subject collections include: &Architecture Design, &Behavioral Science, Biomedical & Life Science, Business & Economics, Chemistry & Materials Science, Computer Science, Earth & Environmental Science, Engineering, Humanities, Social Science & Law, Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Physics & Astronomy, and Professional & Applied Computing.
Vendor & Publisher: Springer
Wiley Online Library
Wiley Online Library provides full text access to a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities published by Wiley Blackwell. A quality collection of peer reviewed journals; Wiley Online Library hosts many of the core journal titles in their respective fields. Use the Subject List
to access a list of subject areas and titles.
Note: We do not have access to all content in Wiley Online Library
Academic Search Complete
Description: Academic Search Complete features thousands of full-text journals. This scholarly collection offers coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study including: anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women's studies, zoology, and many other fields. (Source: vendor website)
Date Coverage: full-text, 1975 - date
Child Development & Adolescent Studies
Description: Child Development & Adolescent Studies is a source for references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21. This database includes all of the issues of Child Development Abstracts & Bibliography from 1927 - 2001 previously published by the Society for Research in Child Development, plus new coverage on child rights and welfare issues. (Source: vendor website)
Date Coverage: 1927 - date
CINAHL with Fulltext
Description: CINAHL is a comprehensive resource for nursing and allied health literature. The topics include nursing, alternative medicine, biomedicine, radiology, speech pathology, consumer health, and 17 allied health disciplines. Publications indexed include journals, books, dissertations, and conference proceedings.
Date Coverage: 1981 - date
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Description: Communication & Mass Media Complete provides access to a large collection of information in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association (NCA) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State University) to provide a research resource in communication, mass media and other closely related fields of study. CMMC content includes cover to cover indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, selected coverage for 200 additional journals and full text for over 450 journals.
Family & Society Studies Worldwide
Description: A core resource providing the most comprehensive coverage of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development, and Social Welfare. FSSW covers popular issues and meets the requirements of professionals in all fields of Social Work, Social Science and Family Practice. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, statistical documents, theses & dissertations and other sources. (Source: vendor website)
Date Coverage: 1970 - date
PubMed Central (PMC) is a digital archive for peer reviewed primary research reports in the life sciences. The PMC Open Access subset includes articles from a number of publishers' programs, each of which deposits selected articles from a range of journals. A complete list of the publisher programs, with links to the articles can be found on the Special Collections
tab of the PMC Journals List.
Early 1900's - date
NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Description: This databases abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews and also includes abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and working papers.
Date Coverage: 1952 - date
Description: SPORTDiscus is a bibliographic database covering sports and sports medicine journals. Subjects include: sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training,disabled persons, health education, faqcility design & management, and much more. Includes more than 1.7 million records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800 and more than 22,000 dissertations and theses.
Date Coverage: Indexing, 1800 -
Web of Science
The Web of Science provides access to the three major citation indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts and Humanities Index. It enables users to search current and retrospective multidiscciplinary information from approximately 8,500 high impact research journals. These multidisciplinary databases may be searched independently or in any combination. Web of Science also provides cited reference searching. With cited reference searching users can follow a particular author or cited reference forward in time to find more current articles. Web of Science can be cross searched on the ISI Web of Knowledge interface with Medlilne (1950 - date).
1988 - date
ISI Web of Science, Web of Knowledge, WOS
For support, tips & tools access: Web of Science Recorded Training
, Additional Training
, or Help Files
Institute for Scientific Research (ISI)
ENCYCLOPEDIAS & MORE
Description: AccessScience provides online and fully searchable science reference materials. The database includes all the articles, fully illustrated, from the latest edition of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, research updates from the McGraw-Hill Yearbooks, thousands of illustrations, the latest Science News headlines, biographies, and more.
Description: Credo is an online reference service with access to over 500 titles. Credo includes subject-specific dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, biographical data, statistics, quotations, and audio and image files from many different publishers.
Vendor: Credo Publishing
Encyclopedia of Psychology
Selected Psychology Reference Sources
Search for Psychology Dictionaries in the Carlyle Campbell Library
To find books on a particular topic or by a particular author or title, select the tab Books & Media on the Library website.
To browse the stacks for psychology books, go to:
- 150 Psychology
- 152 Sensory perception, movement, emotions, physiological drives
- 153 Conscious mental processes and intelligence
- 154 Subconscious and altered states
- 155 Differential and developmental psychology
- 155.2 Individual psychology
- 155.4 Child psychology
- 156 Comparative psychology
- 158 Applied psychology
- 616 Diseases
- 616.85 Miscellaneous diseases of nervous system and mental disorders
- 616.89 Mental Disorders
Books & more from the Meredith library & beyond
Description: WorldCat is a catalog of the collections of thousands of libraries worldwide and includes over a billion records. The database includes bibiographic records for books, dissertations, manuscripts, videos, serial publications, articles, recorded books, music, digital objects, websites and more. WorldCat can serve as an invaluable research tool to facilitate comprehensive searches for resources on a particular subject or by a particular author, allowing you to identify relevant works beyond your local library. Resources not available at your library can be ordered through Interlibrary Loan. Contact the Reference Department if you have any questions about using WorldCat.
Date Coverage: 1200 - date
Vendor: OCLC FirstSearch
Description: WorldCat Local delivers single-search-box access to more than 810 million items from your library and the world's library collections. Search results include multiple formats of materials such as electronic materials, digital items, databases, music, video, maps, journals, theses and print. Items available at Carlyle Campbell Library will display first.
Many books are available electronically. You may identify them by selecting the Books & Media tab on the Library website and selecting the e-books link, or by using one of the following collections of e-books.
Description: eBook Collection from EBSCOhost provides access to full-text scholarly, reference and professional eBooks (electronic books) from leading university, academic and professional publishers. These eBooks are digital versions of print books from a broad range of subject areas and topics. In many cases, the eBook copy is the only copy of the book owned by the library although in some cases a local print copy is also available.
Note: When a user ends a session, or after 30 minutes of inactivity, the copy of the title will be available for others to use.
Description: Search a full text eBook collection that spans many academic subject areas.
Description: MyiLibrary contains over 350 books that can be read online. Books are available on a variety of topics, including language learning, medical, health, history, project management, classic literature, art, criminology and many others.
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
: The Mental Measurements Yearbook
(MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 20000 contemporary testing instruments. It includes descriptions and reviews of testing instruments in psychology, education, business, and leadership. Tests in Print
(TIP) serves as a comprehensive listing of all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. Each entry includes the test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). Tests in Print is directly linked to the test reviews published in the Mental Measurements Yearbook
Earlier volumes are available in the Library R 016.15 B93
Buros Institute of Mental Measurements
R 150.287 T181
Tests in Print - See Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
FAQ: Finding Information about Psychological Tests