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PSYC 202 Research Methods: Getting started on your research

Finding what you need: Tips for using PsycINFO effectively

How to do a Literature Search

The links below lead you to thousands of  journal and encyclopedia articles. Hover your mouse over the databases to get descriptions of their coverage. Feel free to call us at 375-2295 if you need help navigating these or any other databases.

Reference Works That Get You Started

Find Books, DVDs, etc. in Fintel Library's Online Catalog

Search the library's online catalog from here. You can search by keyword, title, subject, author, etc. Please call us at 375-2295 if you need help.

Looking for a specific journal? Read this!

The Library's Find a Journal link is listed on the Library's homepage under the research column. If you are off-campus please follow the off-campus link to use Find a Journal. If we do not have full text access to a journal that you are interested in, the option to use our interlibrary loan service is free and convenient! 

You can use the Find a Journal database to find a specific title, or browse by subjects. To begin searching for a specific journal, visit our Find a Journal page. 

Please be in touch if you have any questions!

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