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StarBest Bet Databases in Psychology

PsycINFO Star
Citations and abstracts for psychology journal articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations, 1800ís-present.
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Sixty psychology journal from American Psychological Association and other societies, 1894-present.
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PubMed Star
National Library of Medicine's comprehensive database of citations to medical journal articles, with links to UMass-subscribed full text, 1966-present. Public access version.
Also known as: MEDLINE
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CogNet Library Star
Journal articles, books, and conference materials on the cognitive sciences, in full text, 1998-present.
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Web of Science Star
Doesn't work with Internet Explorer 9.
Provides a search by cited reference, topic, author, and more for articles in almost all important English-language journals. Arts and Humanities covers 1975-present; Social Sciences 1900-present; and Science 1900-present.
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Additional Databases in Psychology

Academic Search Premier
A good starting point: articles from key journals in many scholarly disciplines, with some trade journals and magazines, 1975-present.
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Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstract
Good indexing of articles in core journals of the social sciences in practice, 1987-present.
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Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
The publishing policies and guidelines of scholarly journals in education, economics, business, psychology, psychiatry, and related fields.
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Counseling and Therapy in Video, v.1
Videos of counseling sessions and demonstration; consultations; and lectures, presentations and interviews.
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Films On Demand
Streaming collection of educational videos and historical newsreels . To create playlists and link to course pages, see FAQ.
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Google Scholar
Use within UMassí IP range to access many UMass online journal subscriptions. In Scholar Preferences, you can choose to export citations to RefWorks bibliographic manager.
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International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Articles, with bibliographies, from experts on all aspects of the social sciences. Current.
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Core scholarly journals from a range of disciplines, dating from the earliest issue of each journal to a few years before present.
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Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts - LLBA
Indexes the scholarly literature of linguistics and related fields from 1994 to present.
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Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Full-text reviews and ordering information for psychological and educational tests, 1916-present.
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Peace Research Abstracts
Scholarly journal articles on peace and conflict resolution in international affairs and psychology, 1964-present.
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PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress
Citations to articles, books and papers on post traumatic stress syndromes and disorders.
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Citations to journal articles and other scholarly materials on nonhuman primates, 1940-present. Click here for public access version.
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ProQuest Criminal Justice
Articles from 250 criminolgy and related journals, plus dissertations, 1980-present.
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ProQuest Social Science Journals
Citations and some full text for a diverse collection of journals, some 1920's-present.
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Psychological Experiments Online
Audio, video and documentation of seminal psychological experiments.
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Sage Journals
More than 645 journals in business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine, 1999-present.
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Social Sciences Abstracts
Citations to journal articles in the social sciences, 1983-present.
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Social Sciences Citation Index
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Provides indexing and citation tracking for journals in all the social sciences, 1900-present.
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The combined catalogs of most U.S. libraries. Material not owned by UMass Amherst can usually be borrowed through Interlibrary Loan.
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