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Psychology Research Guide

Psychology

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Annual Reviews Collection of critical reviews written by leading scientists in 40 disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics. Yes more information
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print (Ebsco) The Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 20000 contemporary testing instruments. No more information
Neuroscience eBook Collection Books in this interdisciplinary field cover subjects such as behavioral neuroscience, clinical neurophysiology, cognitive and developmental neuroscience, regeneration, epilepsy, molecular neuroscience and sensory systems. No more information
PILOTS (Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress) Citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health results of traumatic events Yes more information
PsycARTICLES (Ebsco) Full-text journals published by the American Psychological Association & allied organizations. Yes more information
PsycCRITIQUES (Ebsco) Full-text reviews weekly of psychological books. Yes more information
PsycINFO (Ebsco) Citations and abstracts of journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. Yes more information

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Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) Scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,600 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,500 peer-reviewed journals. Yes more information
Academic Video Online A single cross-searchable repository of Alexander Street Press online video titles currently available to Drake users. This includes American History in Video and World History in Video No more information
African American Studies Center Online (Oxford) Collection of articles in e focusing on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture No more information
African-American Experience (ABC-Clio) Encyclopedia of information about African American life and experiences. No more information
American History in Video Historical coverage in the collection ranges from the early history of Native Americans to the 1988 Vicennes Affair in the Persian Gulf. Biographical coverage ranges from eighteenth century to modern day figures. No more information
Arts & Humanities Citation Index A multidisciplinary database indexing nearly 1,160 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, as well as relevant items from more than 6,800 major science and social science journals. Coverage: 1975-present. Yes more information
Britannica Online Fully searchable version of this authoritative, general encyclopedia. It also includes the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Britannica Book of the Year. Yes more information
CQ Press Researcher Online Looking for a "hot topic" on which to do a research paper? This database is a great place to start! It offers pros & cons, background information, and in-depth analysis on a variety of topics, issues, and controversies currently in the news. Yes more information
Credo Reference Portal to over 500 highly regarded reference sources. Examples of sources covered include: Art, Business, Food & Beverage, History, Language, Law, Literature, Medicine, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, Science, Social Sciences, and Technology. Yes more information
DSM-IV-TR Published by the American Psychiatric Association, it provides a common language and standard criteria for the classification of mental disorders. It is used by mental health professionals worldwide. A revision is due in 2013. No more information
Gale Virtual Reference Library A collection of reference works on the Arts, Business, Education, Law, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation & World, Religion, and the Social Sciences. Yes more information
Global Issues in Context (Gale) A resource for international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Yes more information
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (Ebsco) Provides full-text for hundreds of scholarly journals in the medical and health sciences. Yes more information
Highwire Press Free Journals Full-text coverage of more than 80 scholarly journals in the medical and life sciences. No more information
JSTOR More than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources Yes more information
Latino-American Experience (ABC-Clio) The Latino American Experience (LAE) is a full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. No more information
LexisNexis Academic Provides over 9,000 full-text news, business, and legal sources. Yes more information
MEDLINE (Ebsco) Indexes over 4,600 journals in the medical and health sciences. Links to full-text where available. Yes more information
MEDLINE (PubMed) National Library of Medicine's free version of Medline No more information
Nature International science journal that publishes peer-reviewed original research, review articles, reports, and commentaries on the latest happenings in the sciences. Valuable for both scientists and those with a general interest in the sciences. Yes more information
Nature: News@Nature The daily news of Science: Science journalism in the news. No more information
New England Journal of Medicine Full text of The New England Journal of Medicine. 1993-present: Full-text; January 1975-1992: Abstracts No more information
Project Muse Full-text of scholarly journals published by Johns Hopkins University and other university presses. Yes more information
RefWorks Bibliographic and citation tool for Drake students and faculty No more information
Science Citation Index Expanded Indexes more than 6,650 authoritative journals across 150 scientific disciplines and includes cited references. Coverage: 1899-present. Yes more information
Science Online (AAAS) Full-text of the journal Science, 1997 – date. Published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. No more information
ScienceDirect ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Yes more information
SCOPUS Indexes 19,500 titles in the scientific, technical, & medical literature. Includes a Citation Tracker. Scopus is being discontinued Jan 1, 2013. It will be replaced by Web of Science Yes more information
Web of Science (Web of Knowledge) Web of Science, aka Web of Knowledge, provides quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases. Coverage includes the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, available to 1900. Yes more information
Wiley Online Library Full-text access to millions of journal articles, thousands of books and hundreds of reference works covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. Yes more information
World History in Video Documentaries covering 1000 BCE - present No more information
WorldCat Dissertations (OCLC) Bibliographic database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat No more information