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Welcome to the Psychology Guide

Audience:  CUAA undergraduate Psychology students 

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APA Citation Style Guide


Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database

Social Science Database (ProQuest) Disciplines represented range from anthropology, sociology, political science to communication, education, criminology, demography, economics and more.

Psychology Specific

Psychology Database (ProQuest) Abstracts and full-text on behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (Ebsco) broad range of subjects in the fields of psychology, behavioral sciences and related disciplines including anthropology, emotional and behavioral characteristics, mental processes, observational and experimental methods, psychiatry and psychology, child and adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling.

Counseling Specific

Sociology Database (ProQuest)
Coverage of the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.

Database Tutorials

Using Databases


You can search for journal articles in Primo and library databases (see databases tab).

Finding Journal Articles: detailed instructions for finding and accessing electronic and print journal articles.

Finding Journal Articles By Journal Title in Primo

1. Open  E-Journals Search
2. Search for the Journal’s Title.
3. Click on the Journal in the search results.
4. Search inside the journal for keywords on the journal page.

Search for books and ebooks in Primo.


For General Instruction: Finding Books

Library of Congress Call Numbers

BF Psychology

Reference Books

Mental Measurements YearbookREF BF 431 .M435 18th
REF RC 455.2.C4 D536 2013
BF 31 .O94 2004  
Tests in PrintREF Z 5814 .E9 T47 1994

Background Information

Psychology Careers

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