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Psychology: Finding Articles

Psychology Database Tutorial

Psychology Database

Click the button above to be taken to a Guide on the Side tutorial that will teach you how to search in the PsycINFO database.

Multidisciplinary Databases

Proquest Research Library is a multi-disciplinary database of (largely) scholarly articles.

An excellent starting place for research.. 

Guide on the Side Tutorial

Click the button above to be taken to a Guide on the Side tutorial that will teach you how to search in the ProQuest Research Library database.

Search OneSearch!


Search OneSearch for articles, books & more


RefWorks is a citation management software that you can use to simplify the research process. You can keep citations to articles in RefWorks, access journal articles in databases without searching for them again, cite sources in your paper, and create a bibliography with RefWorks. This software is available to all students at ECU during the duration of their time at ECU. Click the button below to get registered! Click here for tutorials.

RefWorks Link

Understanding Databases

General Psychology Databases

Select Psychology Databases

Topics within Psychology

Some topics within Psychology will require you to explore other databases.  (Examples: Relationships, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Gender Issues)

E-Journal/E-Book Portal

Search Joyner Library's collection of online materials. 

Recommended Journals

Click a journal below, then choose the database within which to view it.

*Pay attention to date range*

Google Scholar

Google Scholar can be used to limit to articles held in full text by ECU Libraries.

Click on the image above to access our guide on how to do this on and off campus.

InterLibrary Loan

Use InterLibrary Loan and Document Delivery services to request articles, books, media, and more from other libraries when ECU libraries do not have what you need.