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Psychology: Reference Materials

Discover and access resources for Psychology

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Reference collection is a good place to start your research, such as biographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, directories, bibliographies, etc.

Sage Research Methods

Sage Research Methods is a database of research methodology covering all kinds of topics related to research design and analysis like literature review, experimental design, sampling, data analysis, measurement, regression and evaluation. Users can search for the required concepts or use the visual Methods Map tool to discover relationships and to link up to relevant content. Full text drawn from over 600 titles comprising of books, encyclopedias and handbooks as well as selected articles and videos are fully indexed.

Selected Reference Works

Reference works such as biographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, directories, bibliographies, etc. provide useful background information. The Reference Collection is a good place to start your research. Selected samples are:

The Cambridge dictionary of psychology

BF31 .C28 2009

Corsini encyclopedia of psychology and behavioral science


Encyclopaedic dictionary of psychology


Encyclopedia of adolescence


Encyclopedia of human development

HM626 .E53 2006

Encyclopedia of cross-cultural psychology


Encyclopedia of cross-cultural school psychology


Encyclopedia of the life course and human development


Encyclopedia of world great educational psychologist

LB1050.9 .D83 2009

Encyclopedia of psychology and religion


Encyclopedia of social psychology


Encyclopedia of applied developmental science

HQ767.84 .E54 2005

Encyclopedia of Critical Psychology


International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences


Oxford handbook of undergraduate psychology education

BF77 .O948 2015

Oxford dictionary of psychology


The Oxford handbook of developmental psychology

BF713 .O9294 2013

The Sage encyclopedia of theory in psychology



BF31 .R4312 2003


BF31 .Y52 2000




BF31 .X52 2006

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