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Psychology Guide

Research Guide

A great place to start if you're even a little unsure about how to approach your next paper or research project. This guide gives you step-by-step advice on how you might tackle your research.

Background Information

When researching a new topic, start here in order to gain a broad understanding of your research topics and important terminology.


Use these databases and resources to find the articles you need for your research.

Books and Videos

This guide will help you search for helpful books and videos in the JMU Library catalog.

Tests and Measures

This page assists you in finding information about psychological tests and measures.


These resources specifically address psychology diagnosis.

Professional and Academic Organizations

Psychology organizations are generally good sources of information in addition to being useful tools for professional development and networking.


All Psychology Databases


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