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PSY 311 - Dr. Cunningham: Research Paper Finding Articles Guide

This research guide will help you find articles to meet the research requirements of your 6-8 page research paper. You need 3 articles from current psychological journals (2006-present). Two articles must be empirical studies and one may be a literature review.  The tutorial will highlight 5 Tips you can use in PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, and MEDLINE to help you find your three articles. 

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PsycINFO  has more than 2 million scholarly articles, book chapters, and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines. You will be using PsycINFO as your primary source to find the articles you need to complete your assignments this term.

PsycARTICLES contains the full-text of more than 40,000 articles from 53 journals, 45 published by the American Psychological Association (APA). Covers general psychology and specialized, basic, applied, clinical and theoretical psychology research.

Medline coverage includes more than 4,800 current biomedical journals. Covers clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care administration, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

 

 

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Noodle Tools - a cloud based software to help with your citations. Free for WOU students 

 

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