Learning Commons for Reading and Writing help
Explanation of Scholarly Journals
Explanation of the Difference Between Magazines and Journals
American Psychological Association Ethics
American Psychiatric Association Ethics
Cross-Cultural Research Methods and Theory with Organizations
Empirical Evidence mind map for related terms and concepts
Research Methods for the Study of Personal Relationships
Scientific Method mind map for related terms and concepts
Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics
Encyclopedia of Research Design
Encyclopedia of Social Theory. Reference HM 425 .E 49 2006
Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methods
Ethnography Essentials: Designing, Conducting, and Presenting Your Research
Handbook of Research Methods for Studying Daily Life
Question Evaluation Methods: Contributing to the Science of Data Quality.
Sage Encyclopedia of Qualitative Research Methods
General call number area: BF 76.5
Critical Thinking about Research : Psychology and Related Fields. General BF 76.5 .M 45 1998
Designing and Proposing your Research Project. General BF 76.5 .U 73 2018
Essentials of Research Design and Methodology.
Experimental Design and Statistics for Psychology: A First Course.
Five Ways of doing Qualitative Analysis : Phenomenological Psychology, Grounded Theory, Discourse Analysis, Narrative Research, and Intuitive Inquiry.
The Practical Researcher: A Student Guide to Conducting Psychological Research. Reserves BF 76.5 .D 864 2013
A Research Guide to Psychology: Print and Electronic Sources.
Research Methods: From Theory to Practice. General BF 76.5 .G 67 2018
Research Methods in Forensic Psychology
Research Methods in Psychology: A Handbook. General BF 76.5 .S 39 2006
Research Methods in Psychology for Dummies.
Understanding Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology.
See also the guide on Data Science
Tests and Measures in the Social Sciences (from the Internet Archive)
General Book Call Number Areas:
Education - LB 3050 - LB 3051
Psychology - BF 176
Psychiatry - RC 435 - RC 571
The Library does not have a separate collection of actual tests. Many of these can be found as appendices for books or research journal articles. Some are even available free out on the internet. The Library does have a few books that are concerned with specific tests, and they are listed in the library catalog, just search under the name of the test.
Behavioral Assessment in Schools
History of Educational Testing
IQ - Intelligence Quotient Tests
APA Dictionary of Statistics and Research Methods. Reference BF 76.5 .A 7263 2014
Dictionary of Psychological Testing, Assessment, and Treatment
Encyclopedia of Human Intelligence. Reference BF 431 .E 59 1994
Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics
Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment
Mental Measurements Yearbook Reference LB 3051 .M 4x (for a brief description of this reference tool, click here)
Preubas Publicadas en Espanol - An Index of Spanish Tests in Print Reference LB 3051 .P 784 2013
Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing Reference LB 3051 .A 693 2014
The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences: Volume II, Measurement and Assessment
Concept mind map for related topics
Theory mind map for related topics
Elsevier's Dictionary of Psychological Theories
Encyclopedia of Social Theory.
Isms and Ologies: All the Movements, Ideologies, and Doctrines that have Shaped Our World: The 453 Basic Tenets You've Only Pretended to Understand. Reference HM 585 .G655 2007
Key Concepts in Body and Society.
Key Concepts in Critical Social Theory
Key Concepts in Leisure Studies
Sage Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychotherapy
The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences: Volume 1, Models and Theories
And remember that the various subject encyclopedias will also have articles about relevant theories and concepts.
Writing and Reading Assistance at the COD Learning Commons
Writing help from the APA website
Avoiding Plagiarism Advice from the APA
Effective Writing in Psychology: Papers, Posters, and Presentations.
How to Write in Psychology: A Student Guide. General BF 76.8 .B 425 2009
Making Sense; A Student's Guide to Research and Writing: Social Sciences General H 62 .N 67 2009
The Principles of Writing in Psychology. General BF 76.7 .S 57 2004
Scientific Writing for Psychology: Lessons in Clarity and Style General BF 76 .K 35 2015
Successful Academic Writing: A Complete Guide for Social and Behavioral Scientists General P301.5 .A 27 S 56 2017
Undergraduate Writing in Psychology. General BF 76.7 .L 36 2021
Writing in the Social Sciences General PE 1479 .S 62 M 85 2010
Writing Literature Reviews: A Guide for Students of the Social and Behavioral Sciences General H 62 .G 35 2004
Writing Papers in Psychology: Proposals, Research Papers, Literature Reviews, Poster Presentations and Concise Reports General BF 76.7 .R 67 2003
Writing Research Papers in the Social Sciences General PE1479 .S 62 L 47 2006
Writing your Psychology Research Paper General BF 76.7 .B 35 2018