Databases for Psychology

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Psychology Databases
Database Description Coverage More Info
PsycINFO

PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association, contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations.

1887-present more info
PsycArticles

PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.

1894-present more info
PsycTESTS

PsycTESTS is a resource for ready-to-use tests and measures featuring instruments that are relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, and social work.

1900-present more info
Mental Measurements Yearbook

Produced by the Buros Institute, the Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments.

Volume 9 (1986)-present more info

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Psychology Databases
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Academic OneFile

Contains more than 11,000 academic jounals, the majority in full text and peer-reviewed, and podcasts and transcripts from major news sources.

1980-present more info
APA Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology

The purpose of this handbook is to present the types of issues that industrial and organizational psychologists study, the questions they pursue, the research they conduct, and the interventions th

2011 more info
Counseling and Therapy in Video

Provides access to actual therapy sessions, re-enacted therapy sessions, and scripted sessions designed by counseling professionals to illustrate common issues and scenarios.

Current more info
Family and Society Studies Worldwide

Provides over 1 million bibliographic records drawn from over a thousand professional journals, books, popular literature, conference papers, government reports, and other sources.

1970-present more info
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Provides full text access to more than 540 scholarly journals and citations with abstracts to 800 other magazines and health care publications.

1984-present more info
PsycBOOKS

PsycBOOKS contains thousands of book chapters in PDF—along with centuries of classic and historical works—published by APA and other distinguished publishers.

1600-present more info
PubMed

PubMed provides access to bibliographic information from more than 5,200 journals in the life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.

1950-present more info
ScienceDirect

Full text access to more than 1,200 journals from the Elsevier Science journal collection, indexing for 1,300 more.

1960s-present more info
Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines.

1952-present more info
WorldCat

Contains over 50 million records cataloged by OCLC member libraries throughout the world: Appalachian State University Library is a member (OCLC member code=NJB).

1000 BC-present more info

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Psychology Databases
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Credo Reference

Credo Reference provides access to hundreds of reference books (encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, quotations) from over 70 academic publishers.

2000-present more info
Sage Knowledge

Sage Knowledge provides full text access to more than 150 social science encyclopedias and over 100 handbooks.

1994-present more info

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