Psychology Graduate Session September 23, 2009 Mary Claire Vandenburg email@example.com
Examples of subject headings for various topics in psychology: BF (general psychology, behavior, cognition, development, personality, assessment, research methods, consciousness, sensation) HM 1033 (social psychology) HV (social pathology, criminal psychology, special groups) K 346-490, KF 8900's (psychology in legal contexts) RA 1148 (forensic psychology) RC 346-490 (neurosciences, abnormal psychology, diagnosis, psychotherapy) Useful for new item searching in catalogue – don’t get caught unaware of the most recently published book in your field when compiling your literature review & bibliography.
Knowing what Queen’s Library offers Psychology Subject Guide library homepage > research by subject PsycINFO – CSA & Ovid (do you use the classification codes?) Medline Web of Science ERIC Mental Measurements Yearbooks Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts & BL Online, The bibliographical database of linguistics Criminal Justice Abstracts & NCJRS: National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Encyclopedia on Early Childhood Development BIOSIS Previews Merck Index Academic Search Complete Dissertations and Theses CRL
Knowing the field Alerts - from you favourite journal eg. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition - via the databases Cited Reference Searching -PsycINFO -WOS tutorial -any full text database Journal citation reports -knowing journal citation counts - where to publish
Psychiatry Online Portal Psychiatry Online : http://www.psychiatryonline.com/index.aspx Includes the DSM Library Select Journals Guideline set by APA Select E-books FOR PATIENTS & FAMILIES The Latest Journal Headlines