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PSY 467 & PSY 468 -Dr. Strapp: Finding Research Articles for PSY 467/468

This research guide will help you find articles for your research assignments in PSY 467/468. Included are how-to research guides to help you with specific aspects of your research assignments, a list of selected Psychology databases, APA help, and options for getting research help. 

HOW-TO GUIDES

3 article review. You need 3 peer reviewed empirical studies excluding Literature Reviews and Meta-Analysis from current psychological journals. This double-sided PDF handout highlights 5 steps to finding these articles along with additional tips for searching and finding articles.  


How to Use WOU Library Databases to Find 3 Peer Reviewed Articles from the Psychological Databases for Your 3 Article Review 


 

SELECTED DATABASES
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.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection provides full-text for 575 publications, including nearly 550 peer-reviewed journals. The database covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.


APA HELP

 APA CITATION HELP 

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

 


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