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Subject Guides to Information Resources

Psychology Subject Guide

Chris Jocius

Databases (used to find journal articles)

Books and Ebooks

Web Resources

Missouri S&T Departmental Info


This page is here to guide you. It provides information regarding reference materials, books, journals and databases related to the area of psychology. There are also some links to web sites that you might find useful, helpful or interesting.



Databases & E-Resources
The Library provides access to many databases. Here are a few you might find helpful.

PsychInfo 1806 -- Present (indexes 2,491 psychology journals--many have full text available)

PsycARTICLES (EBSCO, 1894-present) (full-text articles published by APA)

Medline 1950- Present (for searching citations and abstracts in the biomedical literature)

Academic Search Complete (many full-text articles)

JSTOR (many full-text articles)

Scopus (indexing the social science, engineering, and science literature)

Summon (a search engine that searches books, journals, and newspapers in Wilson Library)


 Books and Ebook resources (Ebooks marked by *)
This list of books contains key reference tools and other books. (Missouri S&T titles only.)

APA Dictionary of Psychology
REF BF31 .A63 2007 (Reference)

APA Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
REF HF5548.8 .A684 2011, vols. 1-3 (Reference)

Career Paths in Psychology, ed. Robert J. Sternberg
BF 76.C38 2007

Concise Rules of APA Style
BF76.7 .C66 2010 (Reference)

Comprehensive Handbook of Psychological Assessment
REF BF 176.C654 2004  v. 1-4 (Reference)

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)
REF BF 76.7 .P83 2010 (Reference)

Effective Writing in Psychology by Bernard C. Beins
BF 76.7 .B45 2008

Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology
REF BF 636.E52 2004 v. 1-3 (Reference)

Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science

REF BF 311.E539 2003 v. 1-4 (Reference)

Encyclopedia of Creativity

REF BF 40.E53 1999 v.1-2 ( Reference)

Encyclopedia of Emotions
REF BF 531.E55 1999, vols. 1-2 (Reference)

Encyclopedia of Human Emotions
REF BF531 .E55 1999 (Reference)

* Encyclopedia of Identity ed. by Ronald L. Jackson
Available Online

Essential Ethics for Psychologists
by Thomas E. Nagy
BF 76.4 .N338 2011

Finding Jobs with a Psychology Bachelor's Degree

REF BF76 .L357 2009 (Career Reference)

Handbook of Consumer Psychology
HF5415.32 .H363 2008 (Lower Level)

* Handbook of Adolescent Psychology by Richard M. Lerner
Available Online

* Handbook of Life-span Development ed. by Richard M. Lerner
Available Online

Handbook of Psychology
REF BF 121.H1955 2003 v.1-12 (Each subject vol. indexed individually) (Reference)

Handbook of Social Psychology
REF HM1011 .H37 2010 v. 1-2 (Reference)

Magill's Medical Guide
REF RC41 .M34 2008 v. 1-5 (Reference)

Psychology & Mental Health
REF BF636 .S25 2010 v. 1-5 (Reference, Online)

Research Methods: A Tool for Life by Bernard C. Beins
BF 76.5 .B439 2009

Risk: A Very Short Introduction, by Baruch Fischoff
HM1101 .F57 2011

* The Science of ADHD: A Guide for Parents & Professionals by Chris Chandler
Available Online

Here are some related web sites in support of psychology.

Missouri S&T Psychology Department

American Psychological Association

Association for Psychological Science

Classics in the History of Psychology

Psych Web

AllPsych Online

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Statistics

Psychology: Electronic Journals and Periodicals

Current Research in Social Psychology

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This page created by Christopher Jocius; Suggestions?
Created April 2003
Updated October 5 2011
Disclaimer : Neither the Missouri University of Science and Technology nor Curtis Laws Wilson Library accept any responsibility for any material located after following the above links that lead off-site.