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Journal Articles

 

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ILL/Article Delivery

Library will scan articles from bound and microform journals and email them to you in 24-48 hours or obtain them from another library.  No charge.

A set of searchable, full-text reference works for psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.
Campus/Remote
An index with abstracts to journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines (sociology, linguistics, anthropology, education, medicine, law, physiology, business, psychiatry, nursing, pharmacology).
Campus/Remote
Index with abstracts to educational periodicals and unpublished documents available since 1966
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Indexes and abstracts journal articles in a broad range of medical topics...
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All Psychology Databases

Background Information

Searchable online reference book collection covering all subjects from the arts to zoology.
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Search full-text encyclopedias in psychology and related fields.
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Includes entries for all 150 disorders classified in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, text revision (DSM-IV-TR). Also features entries for prescription, alternative, and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.
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Covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including notable people, theories and terms...
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Entries cover psychology, education and counseling, child development, and special education address student success, behavior disorders, intelligence testing, learning disabilities, strategies to improve academic skills, and more.
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Contains over 350 videos relating to social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
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Books & Videos

JMU Library Catalog

Find books and videos in LEO.  Request Library Delivery to have materials delivered to a different library on campus. (See list of JMU libraries and their locations.)   Faculty, staff, and doctoral students may request delivery directly to the Psychology Department.

The psychology book collection is split between Carrier and Rose Libraries:

 

Carrier Library Rose Library
B, L, H Q, R

Most psychology videos are in Carrier Library.

WorldCat

Find book and videos in libraries around the world.  Use Interlibrary Loan to borrow books JMU does not own.

Dissertation Abstracts Online with Digital Dissertations

Full text for doctoral dissertations and master's theses.

 

Tests

Descriptive information and critical reviews of more than 2,000 commercially-available standardized tests.
Campus/Remote
Descriptions of behavioral tests and measurements in health fields, psychosocial sciences...
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Find author-developed instruments in PsycINFO:
impulsiveness and scale or checklist or test or questionnaire or assessment
Campus/Remote

Psychology and Resource Assessment Center (PARC) - G023 Miller Hall

This library has several hundred psychological tests. Materials may generally be checked out by psychology graduate students only.

 

Diagnosis

A set of searchable, full-text reference works for psychiatric diagnosis.
Campus/Remote
A set of searchable, full-text reference works for psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.
Campus/Remote
The goal of The Merck Manual is to provide useful clinical information to practicing physicians, medical students, interns, residents, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals in a concise, complete, and accurate manner.
Includes entries for all 150 disorders classified in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, text revision (DSM-IV-TR). Also features entries for prescription, alternative, and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.
Campus/Remote
Descriptions of behavioral tests and measurements in health fields, psychosocial sciences...
Campus/Remote
International diagnostic classification for diseases and other health problems, including mental disorders.
Internet
Guides to CSD tests and test information
Guide to Psychology Research at JMU, created by the Psychology Librarian

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Psychology Librarian

Michael Mungin

Michael Mungin
munginmj@jmu.edu
(540) 568-5146
130 Carrier Library
Contact me if you need help.

 

 

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