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Psychological Sciences

A Guide to Library Research in the Psychological Sciences

Psychology Research Guide

Welcome to Swem Library's Psychology Research Guide!

This guide will help you find resources for your research papers and projects. 

Your top resource is Swem Library's Research Department, with friendly and helpful librarians ready to teach you critical thinking skills in order to:

  • identify and select the best databases
  • design effective search strategies
  • evaluate your results
  • find and use the best sources

Please click on the other tabs in this research guide to discover recommended ways to find books, journal articles, and other resources.

Contact the Psychology liaison or the Research Department for assistance by email at or by phone at 757.221.3067