Subject Specialist
Picture: Janine Kuntz

Janine Kuntz
Social Sciences Librarian
Tel: (508) 286 3222

Additional Resources in Psychology
Books etc.
HELIN Catalog
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Citation Resources
Online Writing Lab at Purdue - APA Formatting and Style Guide Unrestricted Resource
Concise guide to APA (American Psychological Association) Style from the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University.

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed. Unrestricted Resource
Includes APA citation format guidelines for psychology and other disciplines. On Reserve.  Updates on the APA web site. Also see the APA's online tutorial on the basics of APA style. 

Citation Management Guide Unrestricted Resource
Core Databases
PsycINFO Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines. American Psychological Association and Canadian Psychological Association journals are in full text; one of the Ovid databases; 1806 - present.  A helpful guide to searching PsycINFO on the Ovid platform (PDF) is available on the American Psychological Association website. Note: To use PsycINFO with RefWorks, please login here instead of the link above. 

PsycTESTS Restricted Resource
Provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration.

Scopus Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts scientific, technical, medical, social sciences and some humanities literature and web resources. Includes citation tracking and links to full text articles. Early 1900's - present for some abstracts; 1996 - present for citation tracking.
Additional Databases
Biological Sciences Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology, and ecology, some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science. Formerly known as: CSA Biological Sciences; a ProQuest database, 1946 - present.

ERIC Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes documents and journal articles in the field of education. A ProQuest database, 1966 - present. ERIC is also available on the open web through the US Department of Education (no sign-in needed for off-campus access).

Gender Studies Database [EBSCO] Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes gender-engaged scholarship from professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources. 1972 - present. 

Google Scholar Unrestricted Resource openURL
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Note: If you are not on campus, configure Library Links to see if your item is available through Wallace Library. 

PubMed Restricted Resource openURL
Comprehensive index to scholarship of life sciences and biomedicine. Compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine; links to subscription-based and free full text articles; 1950 - present. 

Social Services Abstracts Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts research in social work, human services, social welfare and policy, and community development. A ProQuest database; 1979 to present. 

Sociological Abstracts Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes journals, dissertations, conference papers, and selected books in sociology and related disciplines. A ProQuest database; 1952 to present.