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PY3010 Research Analysis & Design I (Prof. Kiner): Articles & Databases

Scholarly vs Popular

Vanderbilt University. Created by Eli Moody, 2007. (3:12 min)

How to Read A Scholarly Research Article

"How to Read a Scholarly Research Article" by Western Libraries is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.  (2:35 min)

Types of Scholarly Articles

Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries (3:36 min)

Off-Campus Access

When accessing a database from off-campus, you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Enter the same username and password that you use to logon to campus computers.

Call Computing Services for more information about computing accounts at (516)876-2741.

Psychology Databases

Additional Databases

Peer-Reviewed Empirical Journal Articles in PsycINFO

(3:25 min)

PsycINFO Thesaurus

Video shows how to search the PsycINFO thesaurus. (2:41 min.)

Google Scholar

Google Scholar searches the Internet for scholarly sources, including peer-reviewed papers, articles, abstracts, books, and theses. It is helpful for tracking down or verifying partial citations.

Change Google Preferences on your computer to show links to Old Westbury Library resources within search results.

Google Scholar Search

Directory of Open Access Journals

Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.

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