Use library databases to start your research in books, journals, magazines, newspapers, and other published sources.
You may want to select the "full text" or "scholarly journals" option with some databases.
A comprehensive index of psychological literature, as well as related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, sociology, education and other areas. It indexes over 1800 journals, English language books and book chapters, dissertations and technical reports. Many articles include links to their full text. (Some full-text)
Scholarly journals from the American Psychological Association and other publishers in psychology. (Full-text)
- Academic Search Complete
- DSM Library
- Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
- Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
- SAGE Journals Online
Journals in communications, criminology, education, health, management, political science, psychology, and sociology.
- Web of Science (1900- )
Web of Science provides comprehensive coverage of scholarly journals from 1900 to present. It is known for "cited reference searching" --the ability to track all publications listed in the references of an article you have in hand, or to find all subsequent research that cites an article you have in hand.
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For some topics, you may want to explore research or news from other fields of study.
Use these library guides to quickly find the best databases in each field: