The following is a basic list of library of materials. Please consult a reference librarian for assistance in using these materials or in locating additional information or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 251/460-7025.
SOUTHcat Catalog-on the homepage or http://southcat.southalabama.edu
Our Journal List
is what you use if you already have a journal title, volume and issue number. This will tell you if the article is available in a database to which we subscribe or if we have a print or microfilm copy of the volume and issue of that periodical.
The most current print journals are shelved alphabetically by title of the journal on the second floor south.. Older, bound issues are kept on third floor south and shelved by call number.
The following databases can be found on the Articles, Indexes and Databases webpage unless otherwise indicated.
PsycINFO. published by the APA. Citations and some links to full-text journals, chapters and books in psychology and closely related fields. : Ebsco. It includes links to all full-text PsycArticles.
PsycArticles. full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles from 45 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1985 to present. [Will soon include full-text of older issues also.]ScienceDirect. fulltext articles from many (but not all) journals published by Elsevier.
Academic Search Premier. Multidisciplinary Index. EBSCO
Academic OneFile. Multidisciplinary Index. Gale/InfoTrac.
Expanded Academic ASAP. Multidisciplinary Index. Gale/InfoTrac
JSTOR--full text of slightly older journals
Project Muse -- 260+ full text current journals
(Buros) Mental Measurements Yearbook. SOUTHcat Plus: SilverPlatter. Information about and reviews of English-language standardized tests.
StatRef. (Biomedical Library Databases and Electronic Resources link)Includes DSM IV (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual), Review of General Psychiatry and Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Ready Ref. BF 76.7 .P83 2001 (Additional copies on reserve at the Circulation Desk.)Bedford/St. Martin Sample Paper and Documentation
FOR ADDITIONAL MATERIAL, TRY SUBJECT OR KEYWORD SEARCHES ON SOUTHcat CATALOG.
Advanced Boolean Searches
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Google Scholar [ http://scholar.google.com/ ]
American Psychological Association: [ http://www.apa.org/topics/homepage.html ]
Buros Institute of Mental Measurements. [ http://www.unl.edu/buros/index.html ]
National Institute of Mental Health. [ http://www.nimh.nih.gov/ ]
Psych Web. [ http://www.psywww.com ]
Social Psychology Network. [ http://www.socialpsychology.org ]
Current Topics in Psychology. [ http://www.fenichel.com/Current.shtml}
Additional web sites can also be found on the Library homepage under Topic Guides: Internet: Psychology.
University Library Homepage
To make comments or suggestions, or to get more information,
call (251) 460-7025 or e-mail Kathy Jones
Last updated: 5/20/09. js