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PSY 326: Cognitive Psychology

A guide to sources for cognitive psychology.

Why Use a Database?

Why you might want to use a database to find research
Databases Google Scholar
Curated by professionals in the fields being covered, making them more relevant and authoritative.  Results are created with an algorithm, making them potentially less relevant.  
You can restrict the results to peer-reviewed, scholarly research. Does not always pull up peer-reviewed scholarly research.  
Often specific to a certain subject or discipline. Uses a general search.
Uses jargon specific to this database. Uses natural language keywords.


Great Databases for Psychology

Google Scholar Search

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Other Specialized Databases that Might Be Helpful

Need an article we don't have?

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a way to request books, articles, and other materials that the Everett Library does not have. ILL is a service provided to you, but it does take some time.

Interlibrary Loan average turnaround time:

Article Requests / 5-7 business days / Delivered via email in most circumstances

Book Requests / 10-15 business days / Delivered via US Post