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This guide is your starting place for research in the field of psychology.
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- Find books
- Search databases for journal articles
- Look up background information on a topic, person, concept, theory, etc. in encyclopedias, dictionaries, and biographical resources
- Read the latest research developments in the field of psychology
- Get books on how to research and write psychology papers
- Help you format your references
Information to know
Instructions for configuring your home computer to access the library's databases, electronic journals and books.
Instructions for configuring your laptop, phone, etc.
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Set up your library account to view your library record, and renew & request material.
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