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Online DATABASES
All databases are accessed from the Dupre Library Reference Online Center at: http://library.louisiana.edu/Ref/Databases/. Online databases and full text journals are only available to UL Lafayette faculty, staff and students.
Academic Search Complete
The world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 7,900 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,800 peer-reviewed journals. Content also includes more than 11,900 abstracted and indexed journals. Academic Search Complete features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full-text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text, 1937– .
The most important and comprehensive index to nursing periodicals. Includes nearly all English-language nursing journals, allied health, consumer health, and health services administration. Provides full text for more than 560 journals.
ERIC, 1966 – .
ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 323,000 full-text educational and education-related documents from ERIC back to 1966.
JSTOR
The library’s subscription to JSTOR includes the full text of Arts & Sciences I, II, III, IV, V, and VII Collections, and the Arts & Sciences Complement. The Arts & Sciences Collections represent the foundation of an interdisciplinary archive of journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments from education to business. Includes reviews of the instruments.
PsycINFO
The largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. Contains 3 million references and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations dating as far back as the 1600s. Journal coverage spans from 1872 to the present. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. International in scope, some full text links.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
This database provides nearly 400 full text publications covering topicsemotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. Nearly every full text title is indexed in the PsycINFO database.
Web of Science/Social Sciences Citation Index, 1973 – .
A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes over 1,950 journals across 50 social sciences disciplines. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals.
A to Z List of Full Text Journals
Alphabetical listing of e-journals to which Dupre Library has access. May browse by subject.
Selected REFERENCE SOURCES
These resources provide brief information about theories, concepts, or people. Some also list important books or articles on a particular topic
Dictionary of Statistical Terms Ref. QA276.14.K46 1982
Doing Psychology: an Introduction to Research Methodology and Statistics BF76.5 .H38 1998
Encyclopedia of Creativity Ref. BF408.E53 1999
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol and Addictive Behavior Ref. HQ750.A1 C47 2001
Encyclopedia of Psychology (American Psychological Association) Ref. BF31.E554 2000
Encyclopedia of Psychology (Wiley) Ref. BF31.E52 1994
International Encyclopedia of Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychoanalysis Ref. RC334.I57 1977
Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (1967–.) Ref. Z7001.L15
MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences Stks BF311.M556 1999
Pscyhology and Education Electronic Resource from Net Library
Psychological Abstracts, v. 1, 1927 – v. 40, 1966 Ref. BF1 .P65
Statistical Abstract of the United States Kept at Reference Desk
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Selected TESTS & MEASUREMENTS
Diagnotic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) Stks RC455.2.C4 D536
Mental Measurements Yearbook Ref. Z5814.P8 R93
Mental Measurements Yearbook (Online 1985- )  
Test Critiques Ref. BF176.T419
Tests in Print Ref. Z5814.P8 R93
   
Selected INTERNET RESOURCES
To find useful Internet resources, start with one of the following subject directories:
About.com: Mental Health Open Directory Project
About.com: Psychology PsychCentral
Academic Info: Psychology Degrees and Resources School Psychology Resources Online
American Psychological Association Social Psychology Network
InfoMine: Social Sciences and Humanities Statistical Abstract of the U.S
Internet Mental Health Pyschology Virtual Library
Mental Health Net  
   
Selected REVIEWS OF RESEARCH
Review articles provide an overview of recent research on a particular topic.
Annual Review of Psychology Stks BF30.A56
Psychological Bulletin Stks BF1.P75 or Microfilm 511
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Selected JOURNALS
red dot A to Z List of Full Text Journals Alphabetical listing of e-journals to which Dupre Library has access. May browse by subject.
Many of the following journals are available online as well. Check iLink for availability.
American Psychologist Stks BF1.A55
Child Development Stks HQ750.A1 C45
Developmental Psychology Stks BF701.D4
Educational and Psychological Measurement Stks BF1.E3
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology Stks RJ499.A1 J57
Journal of Abnormal Psychology Stks RC321.J7
Journal of Clinical Child Psychology Stks BF721.J635
Journal of Clinical Psychology Stks RC321.J74
Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology Stks BF1.J575 or Microfilm 522
Journal of Counseling Psychology Stks BF637.C6 J6
Journal of Educational Psychology Stks LB1051.A2J6 or Microfilm 498
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance    Stks BF1.J583
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, & Cognition       Stks BF1.J582
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychology    Stks RJ499.A1 A4
Organizational Behavior & Human Decision Processes Stks BF636.A1 O7
Personnel Psychology Stks HF5549.A2 P53
Psychological Reports Stks BF21.P843 or Microfilm 534
Psychological Review Stks BF1.P7 or Microfilm 520
Psychology and Aging Stks BF724.55.A35 P79
Psychophysiology Stks QP351.P79
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Selected GRANT SOURCES
Annual Register of Grant Support Ref. AS911.A1 A67
Directory of Research Grants Ref. LB2338.D57
Foundation Grants Index Ref. AS911.A2 F66
National Science Foundation Funding Search
   
Selected WRITING & CITATION STYLE GUIDES
APA Style Help
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Kept at Ref. Desk
 
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