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PsycINFO is the premier database for all areas of Psychology and related disciplines. This database consists of nearly 2,500 journals that are psychologically relevant, archival, scholarly, peer-reviewed, and regularly published with titles, abstracts, and keywords.
This database provides a lot of specialized limiters on the advanced search screen, which you can access by scrolling down on the PsychINFO home page.
You can limit results based Tests & Measures, Methodology (empirical study or literature review, for example), and Population.
Use a different row for each different concept. Add synonyms for concepts in a box separated by the word OR (eg: college OR university).
If you need help coming up with search terms, check out the APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms. The link is in the upper left corner.
Finding Related Research Articles on PsycINFO
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