Articles & Databases : Psychology
Covers the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, and other areas. Includes more than 3.7 million records.
Features DSM-5th and the American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of an online collection of psychiatric references, including textbooks, journals, self-assessment tools and APA practice guidelines. Search across the collection or within an individual title. A-Z index also available. Seamless access to current and older journal content.
[American Psychiatric Publishing]
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Offers over 400 full-text, scholarly journals. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all journals in the collection. Subject coverage includes emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
Features full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data.
Abstracts in Social Gerontology
Bibliographic database covering essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, and society and the elderly.
References and original abstracts for materials related to aging and middle age, from an interdisciplinary perspective of psychology, economics, sociology, gerontology, public policy, business, health and health care services, and consumer issues.
American Doctoral Dissertations
Open-access database, it includes thousands of theses and dissertations from 1902 to the present.
Child Development and Adolescent Studies Abstracts
Provides access to current and historical information relating to the growth and development of children through the age of 21. Database includes indexing and abstracts for books, book chapters, book reviews, dissertations, theses, journals, and technical reports.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text
Provides full-text to journals in the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. Includes access to health care books, nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, Evidence-Based Care Sheets, legal cases, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. Subject coverage includes nursing, biomedicine, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works
This resource is a searchable collection containing real transcripts of therapy and counseling sessions and first-person narratives illuminating the experience of mental illness and its treatment, as well as reference works to contextualize the primary material.
[Alexander Street Press]
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Online collection of videos available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. The collection includes counseling sessions and demonstrations, consultations, lectures, interviews, presentations and documentaries.
[Alexander Street Press]
Dissertations & Theses @ George Mason University
Access full text of dissertations and theses in pdf format, as well as online 24 page preview. Content submitted by George Mason University, and published in Dissertation Abstracts.
Education Full Text
Resource no longer available. For similar results, please consult Education Research Complete.
Education Index Retrospective: 1929-1983
This resource indexes more than 800 periodicals and yearbooks, and cites approximately 850,000 articles, including book reviews. Subject coverage includes adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.
Education Research Complete
Collection that covers all aspects of education including multilingual education, health education, testing, curriculum instruction, administration, policy, funding, and all levels of education from early childhood to higher education. It provides indexing for over 1,800 journals, as well as full-text for over 900 journals, 81 books, and numerous education-related conference papers.
Emerging Sources Citation Index
Covers relatively new high-quality, peer-reviewed publications of regional importance in emerging research fields. The journals are being evaluated over a period of time for inclusion in the highly selective Web of Science indexes on the arts and humanities, science, and social sciences.
References to thousands of educational topics. Indexes journal articles, books, theses, curricula, conference papers, standards, guidelines and more. ERIC documents (non-journal literature) are available full-text, 1993 to the present.
Health and Psychosocial Instruments
Provides access to information on measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, checklists, rating scales, tests) in the health fields (including nursing), psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science.
Note: Updated quarterly
Insight Media Complete Collection
Educational videos covering: Communication, Critical Thinking, Design, Diversity, Drama & Dance, Education, Healthcare, Psychology, Research Methods, and Sociology.
Journal Citation Reports
Coverage: 1999 --
Compiles articles' cited references, to help measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and show the relationship between citing and cited journals. Evaluates leading journals worldwide, in the sciences and social sciences. Part of the InCites platform available through Web of Science.
Medline with Full Text
The U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database of literature on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health-care system, and pre-clinical sciences.
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Descriptive information and critical reviews of commercially-available standardized English-language educational, personality, aptitude, neuropsychological, achievement and intelligence tests.
Oxford Scholarship Online
Provides access to academic works published March 2015 onward, in subject areas across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
[Oxford University Press]
Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress (PILOTS), sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events.
Full-text journal articles with complete coverage of all subject areas relevant to psychological science including basic/experimental psychology, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, education and school psychology, health psychology, industrial/organizational psychology, social psychology and social processes.
Full-text database of APA books, classic books, and entries from the Encyclopedia of Psychology.
Contains book and film reviews from 1956 to present; provides insight on publications from a psychological perspective.
Gray literature documenting psychology's development. Resource for information and data for research and practice n the behavioral and social sciences, including an archive. database covering psychology, behavioral science and health. It provides access to material from research institutes, government agencies and scientific societies, including some full text.
Psychology & Counseling Video Collection
The collection presents an extensive array of content, both video and text-based. It includes therapy sessions, documentaries, interviews, keynote presentations, transcripts, client narratives and psychological experiments. The content covers a vast range of client issues such as addiction, autism, depression, grief, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and suicide.
[Alexander Street Press]
Research database provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments, as well as descriptive information about the test, and its development and administration.
Includes a wide variety of test types, such as achievement and aptitude tests, intelligence tests, tests of cognitive functioning, occupational tests, and personality tests.
Race Relations Abstracts
Resource provides content relating specifically to the relationship between races. Abstracts cover areas relevant to race relations; subjects include ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and others related to the discipline.
Science Citation Index Expanded
A multidisciplinary database covering the journal literature of the sciences. Over 8,500 major journals are indexed across 150+ disciplines, from 1900 to the present. Part of Web of Science.
Coverage: coverage varies
Provides online access (searching and browsing) to journals and ebooks published by Elsevier and its partners. Most disciplines are covered, including science, medicine, economics and the social sciences.
Social Science Database
Offers indexing for more than a thousand academic journals, most with full text. Covers a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology.
Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
Composed of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences, SSRN's open access eLibrary consists of an Abstract Database containing abstracts on scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers, and an Electronic Paper Collection of downloadable full-text documents. Also available are the research papers of a number of fee-based partner publications.
Social Sciences Citation Index
A multidisciplinary database indexing more than 3,000 journals across 55 social science disciplines, as well as selected items from 3,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. Coverage from 1900 to the present. Part of Web of Science.
Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
Research and best practice methods in the fields of counselling, mental health and psychology. Includes presentations, lectures, conference workshops and seminars.
[Alexander Street Press]
Violence and Abuse Abstracts
Provides bibliographic records covering essential areas related to violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
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