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A research guide for students interested in Psychology with links to important resources and databases.

Background information

Dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks are good starting points for research!

These sources can help you:

  • get an authoritative overview of your topic
  • find brief, factual info and definitions to supplement other sources
  • develop ideas to help narrow a topic or begin your research
  • get familiar with terms and concepts used in this field

These sources are either online or in the Library's Reference Area

Ask a Librarian if you need help finding background sources!

Suggested Web Sites

Reference Books

Available in the Reference Area of the St. Paul Library.

(For electronic books, see Find Books)

E-Reference Collections

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LibSearch Guide: For more help, including how to request items in LibSearch that are not at St. Kate's.

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