Psychology Sources

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Psychology Sources


Encyclopedia Articles


Access Science

Scholarly encyclopedia entries. Also contains biographies of scientists and current science and technology research news.


CREDO Reference

Search more than 500 encyclopedias. Covers all subjects. Good tool for defining terms and exploring the different aspects of a topic before moving on in-depth into one particular area.





Find Books in Marymount Library

Search or browse by the issues or topic. For example, "depression", "attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder", "drug abuse", "stress" etc. and then click the subject or keyword button to browse for book titles.



Scholarly Articles


 Academic Search Premier 

Multi-disciplinary, including more than 3,900 peer-reviewed, scholarly journals. Be sure to check “scholarly articles” when you do your search.



Directory of Open Access Journals

Search for scholarly journals covering all subjects and languages. Includes access to over 4000 journals.



ProQuest Research Library

Contains article abstracts from over 5,000 popular magazines and scholarly journals in all subject areas. Be sure to check “scholarly articles” when you do your search.




Search for scholarly journal articles published by the American Psychological Association and Canadian Psychological Association.




Citations for life sciences (i.e. biology) journal articles from the US National Library of Medicine. Use the Advanced Search and select "links to free full text" to find full articles. 



Cite Your Sources


Marymount Library Citation Guides: available online through the library website. Use EasyBib to easily create and organize your citations.

For help citing sources, ask a librarian.