Issues in Psychology

Prepared for Mrs. Leimberg

 

 

 

A. Catalog:

1. Cherokee Library catalog: StartPrograms Cherokee Library.

2. Cherokee Media Web Page: http://cmcweb.lr.k12.nj.us

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

 

Facts.com- 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 http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/

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 - http://www.apa.org/

Take note of the psychology topics section

 

Psych Web- http://www.psywww.com/index.html

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

 

Psychology Online Resource Central - http://psychcentral.com/

 

 

 

Prepared by A. Martinez- May 12, 2006

Posted by L.D., May 2006