PsycINFO is the primary database covering scholarly literature in psychology. When you search PsycINFO, you are actually searching content within the other three core databases listed below.
Click on the database name below to begin your search.
With the exception of MEDLINE, these databases cover multiple subject areas within the sciences, social sciences, and humanities, including psychology and the behavioral sciences. Useful for finding articles in journals not covered by PsycINFO.
Instead of searching Google to find articles on your topic, it is much more efficient to search a database which covers a collection of journals matching the field or discipline that you are researching.
Most databases include:
Search the databases above to find scholarly and peer-reviewed journal articles in the field of psychology. Many databases also include citations and abstracts for books, book chapters, conference papers, and dissertations.
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