HELIN Catalog
Subject Specialist
Picture: Jillian Amaral

Jillian Amaral
Sciences Liaison
Tel: (508) 286 3767

Core Resources
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 Resources in Psychology
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.

Citation Management Guide Unrestricted Resource


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. 
Research by Subject