Issues in Psychology

Prepared for Mrs. Leimberg




A. Catalog:

1. Cherokee Library catalog: StartPrograms Cherokee Library.

2. Cherokee Media Web Page:

Cherokee Book and Audio Visual Catalog

The same search can be done from home through the Cherokee Media Web Page.

In Subject field- type your topic




B. Online Sources:



A. Research Databases:


CQ Researcher- This database provides comprehensive reporting and analysis on current controversial issues; providing information on all sides of a topic.


SIRS Knowledge Source - This database provides current articles on all aspects of an issue from primary sources, newspapers, government reports and other current authoritative sources.

Select Keyword/ Natural Language

*Use SKS WebSelect for credible Internet articles.



Facts on File- Select the Health Reference Center This database provides recent facts on an issue.



EbscoHost- This database provides articles from print sources such as magazines, newspapers, and journals.


-          Select MasterFILE Premier and TOPICsearch, then click Continue button.

-          Ensure box for full text is checked.

-          Execute search for your topic




B. Internet Sources:


PubMed Central

PubMed Central (PMC) is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.


American Psychological Association -

Take note of the psychology topics section


Psych Web-

This web site contains mega list of Psychology resources on the web.


Psychology Online Resource Central -




Prepared by A. Martinez- May 12, 2006

Posted by L.D., May 2006