Psychology - Databases
Databases are used to find journal articles, some contain full-text/PDF full-text links, others give the abstract and citation details (if you want full-text you can place an Interlibrary Loan by following the full text finder (or locate full text) linksClick on the button bars below to show/hide suggested resources.
Google Scholar not in Discovery
- A variant of Google that searches for academic literature
- Provides access to articles, books, conference papers and preprints
- Links to Full-text @ Portsmouth where available when settings are applied
- Simple or advanced searching allowing refinement by date, author etc
- A guide to this resource can be found at: http://www.lib-guides.port.ac.uk/LG178.pdf
- Medline contain journal article abstracts with links to the full-text where available
- Subjects covered include veterinary medicine, pharmacy, allied health, and pre-clinical sciences. Plus life sciences, including some aspects of biology, marine biology, plant and animal science as well as biophysics and chemistry.
- PDF Full text access to journal articles from the America Psychological Association
- Articles dating from 1894-present
- Find and access subject related articles for assignments, presentations and dissertations
- PsycInfo contain journal article abstracts with links to the full-text where available
- Locate articles from the psychological, social, behavioural, and health sciences subject areas. Useful for those looking for materials related to psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work
- Keyword and Thesaurus searching with ability to refine results by date, peer reviewed, age, gender, author, language
- Cited reference search and links
- Help pages available
- This database is available to search on its own from the link above, plus you will find PsycArticle articles when searching Discovery
Psychology books are mostly on the Ground Floor of the Library, although some material on the biological aspects of Psychology will be found on the First Floor of the University Library. Remember that you must use the Library Catalogue to find the books you want rather than just browsing the shelves.