Finding Journal Articles: Psychology

Use databases to find articles on your topic.

The most important database for psychology is PsycINFO.

PsycINFO is included in the larger search engine, OneSearch. If your topic overlaps with Gender Studies, Education, Business, Sociology, or other disciplines, use OneSearch instead of PsycINFO.

A number of quick guides and video tutorials for PsycINFO are available, including:

Databases useful for Psychology include:

 

Title Description
PsycINFO Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports in the field of psychology.
OneSearch (EBSCO EDS - Proxied) OneSearch (EBSCO Discovery Service) searches most of Robertson Library's licensed content in a single search.
CBCA Complete (Proquest)

CBCA Complete, includes Education and Business in a single search.

 

Proquest's Guide to CBCA (note the tabs along the top for different parts of the guide)

ERIC (EBSCOhost) Provides access to education literature and resources. Contains 1.3 million+ records and links to 323,000+ fulltext documents from ERIC back to 1966.
MEDLINE (via EBSCOhost) Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.
Annual Review of Psychology Summarizes and critically reviews the best work in all areas of psychology. Tables of Contents are provided 1950-1995; full text is available 1996-.
Cairn Cairn offers access to a comprehensive collection of French language periodicals in the social sciences and humanities disciplines.
Academic Collection Complete (Proquest) Search/browse the UPEI Proquest Ebook Central e-book collection. Use the Catalogue to find all e-books available at UPEI.
Dissertations & Theses @ University of Prince Edward Island

This Proquest database contains citations, abstracts, and the full text of dissertations and theses published at UPEI after 1996.

UPEI also provides free access to many of its theses in full text through its own institutional repository, IslandScholar.

For finding non UPEI dissertations, see also Proquest Open Access Dissertations and Theses and Open Access Theses and Dissertations (both of these are worldwide search tools, not just for UPEI theses)

ERIC via the U.S. Dept of Education Provides citations back to 1966. Most documents issued from 1993-present are freely available online.
Ingenta Contains citations to research articles from over 13,500 scholarly & popular journals. Coverage includes the humanities, social sciences & science.
Oxford University Press Journals Full text for over 240 journals from a variety of areas, including history, literature, science, medicine, political science, psychology & sociology.
PsycARTICLES Provides full text articles in the field of psychology. Includes the articles from approximately 80 journals published by APA & allied organizations.
PubMed Comprises over 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals & online books.
SAGE Premier Collection Full text of over 600 journals published by SAGE in the fields of Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Technology, and Medicine.
ScienceDirect Provides full text to peer-reviewed journals from Elsevier Science, including a large number of journals in the life sciences.
Springer LINK Contains over 1,900 full text electronic journals from the areas of science, technology, medicine, engineering, environment, economics, and law.
Web of Science (Backfile)

Backfile thru December 2009 for Web of Science (WOS) Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) & Arts & Humanities Citation Index (AHCI)

 

Why just the backfile? See the Web of Science Subscription 2010.

Wiley Online

Wiley Online is a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. The Library subscribes to a large subset of the journals published by Wiley, but not all of them. As of Winter 2019, the Library also provides access to over 20,000 Wiley ebooks, which is most but not all of them. The Library is unable to provide access to Wiley Textbooks.

 

Browse the list of Wiley journals available through UPEI (also includes older Blackwell titles, which Wiley bought)

 

 

Psychology Collection

Description provided by the database publisher, Gale/Cengage:

Psychology Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines that cover the study of emotions, personality, and the human mind. The database offers content of interest to both researchers and general users.

Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.
 

Semantic Scholar

Semantic Scholar is a free database of millions of scholarly publications in the fields of computer science and neuroscience. Most of the indexed content is open access, although some content may require use of Interlibrary Loan to get the full text.

As a joint project of Microsoft, Google, and Baidu, it offers a significantly more sophisticated search engine than Google Scholar for these fields including advanced filters designed specifically for those knowledge domains.

http://www.psychotherapy.net/stream/upei

A collection of 100 videos relating to clinical psychology practice, selected by the UPEI Clinical Psychology faculty from the larger set available on that platform.

To provide feedback about the selected videos, or to request other videos, please contact the psychology librarian, mbelvadi@upei.ca, Melissa Belvadi.

 

As of 2019-2020, the 100 available videos are:

Video Name Series Name Therapist Time (hh:mm)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy 3 Approaches to Personality Disorders Marsha Linehan, PhD 1:48
Cognitive Defusion ACT in Action Steven Hayes, PhD 2:04
Assessing ADHD in the Schools ADHD in the Classroom: Assessment and Intervention George J. DuPaul, PhD, and Gary Stoner, PhD 0:40
Depression: A Cognitive Therapy Approach Assessment and Treatment of Psychological Disorders Arthur Freeman, EdD 1:11
Mixed Anxiety and Depression: A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach Assessment and Treatment of Psychological Disorders Donald Meichenbaum, PhD 1:06
The Legacy of Unresolved Loss: A Family Systems Approach Assessment and Treatment of Psychological Disorders Monica McGoldrick, LCSW, PhD 1:26
Cognitive Therapy for Addictions Brief Therapy for Addictions Bruce S. Liese, PhD 1:55
Adlerian Parent Consultation Child Therapy with the Experts Jon Carlson, PsyD, EdD 1:57
Solution-Focused Child Therapy Child Therapy with the Experts John J. Murphy, PhD 1:56
Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Couples Therapy with the Experts Sue Johnson, EdD 1:55
Strategic Couples Therapy Couples Therapy with the Experts James Coyne, PhD 2:00
Dialectical Behavior Therapy with Suicidal Clients vol. 2 DBT with Suicidal Clients Marsha Linehan, PhD 1:28
Death, Dying & Grief in Psychotherapy: Hospital Consultation with Medically Ill Patients Death, Dying & Grief in Psychotherapy Milton Viederman, MD 1:44
Evidence-Based Psychotherapy Treatment Planning Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 0:29
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Anger Control Problems Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 0:54
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Depression Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 0:54
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Disruptive Child and Adolescent Behavior Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:03
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Eating Disorders and Obesity Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:21
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Generalized Anxiety Disorder Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:07
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:04
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Panic Disorder Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 0:59
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:13
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Social Anxiety Disorder Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 0:56
Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Substance Use Disorders Evidence-Based Treatment Planning: 12-Video Series Timothy Bruce, PhD and Arthur E. Jongsma Jr., PhD 1:14
Empowerment Family Therapy Family Therapy with the Experts Frank Pittman, MD 1:54
Narrative Family Therapy Family Therapy with the Experts Stephen Madigan, PhD 1:52
Irvin Yalom in Session: Eugenia Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy Irvin Yalom, MD 2:12
Irvin Yalom in Session: Gareth Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy Irvin Yalom, MD 0:56
Legal & Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals, Volume I: Confidentiality, Privilege, Reporting, and Duty to Warn Legal & Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals Stephen Feldman, JD, PhD 2:20
Legal and Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals, Volume II: Dual Relationships, Boundaries, Standards of Care and Termination Legal & Ethical Issues for Mental Health Professionals Stephen Feldman, JD, PhD 3:11
Conducting a Mental Status Examination Mental Health in Hospitals and Treatment Centers: 5-Video Series Brad Hagen, PhD, RN 0:24
Managing Aggression and Delusions Mental Health in Hospitals and Treatment Centers: 5-Video Series Brad Hagen, PhD, RN 0:24
Managing Dementia and Anxiety Mental Health in Hospitals and Treatment Centers: 5-Video Series Brad Hagen, PhD, RN 0:24
Managing Depression Mental Health in Hospitals and Treatment Centers: 5-Video Series Brad Hagen, PhD, RN 0:23
Managing Mania Mental Health in Hospitals and Treatment Centers: 5-Video Series Brad Hagen, PhD, RN 0:23
Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions Volume I Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions Devin Ashwood 1:09
Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions Volume II Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions Devin Ashwood 2:05
Building Confidence in Motivational Interviewing Motivational Interviewing: Step by Step Cathy Cole, LCSW 1:56
Resolving Ambivalence in Motivational Interviewing Motivational Interviewing: Step by Step Cathy Cole, LCSW 1:41
Motivational Interviewing for Adolescent Substance Use Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents Sebastian Kaplan, PhD and Ali Hall, JD 2:19
Albert Bandura on Behavior Therapy, Self Efficacy & Modeling Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Albert Bandura, PhD 0:54
Arnold Lazarus on Mulitmodal Therapy Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Arnold Lazarus, PhD 0:27
David Barlow on Treating Anxiety Disorders Perspectives in Behavior Therapy David Barlow, PhD 1:09
Donald Meichenbaum on Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Donald Meichenbaum, PhD 0:49
Hans Eysenck on Behavior Therapy Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Hans Eysenck, PhD 0:50
Joseph Wolpe on Systematic Desensitization Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Joseph Wolpe, MD 0:59
Sidney Bijou on Behavioral Child Therapy Perspectives in Behavior Therapy Sidney Bijou, PhD 1:06
Achieving Psychotherapy Effectiveness Psychotherapy Essentials To Go Molyn Leszcz, Clare Pain, and Jon Hunter 1:33
Motivational Interviewing for Concurrent Disorders Psychotherapy Essentials To Go Wayne Skinner and Clive Chamberlain 1:01
Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients—2: Individual Assessment and Psychotherapy Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients Ron Scott, PhD (Series Producer) 0:48
Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients—6: Diversity and Multiple Identities Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients Ron Scott, PhD (Series Producer) 0:50
Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients—7: Sexual Minority Adolescents Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients Ron Scott, PhD (Series Producer) 0:50
Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy Psychotherapy with the Experts James Bugental, PhD 1:54
Feminist Therapy Psychotherapy with the Experts Lenore Walker, EdD 2:00
Multimodal Therapy Psychotherapy with the Experts Arnold Lazarus, PhD 2:08
Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy Psychotherapy with the Experts Natalie Rogers, PhD 1:59
Solution-Focused Therapy Psychotherapy with the Experts Insoo Kim Berg, LCSW 2:01
"My Kids Don't Appreciate Me": REBT with a Single Mother REBT in Action Janet Wolfe, PhD 0:55
Coping with the Suicide of a Loved One: An REBT Approach REBT in Action Albert Ellis, PhD 0:48
Cognitive Therapy for Panic Disorder Strategic Treatment of Anxiety Disorders Reid Wilson, PhD 1:08
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Alternatives to Substance Abuse The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Robert Meyers, PhD & Jane Ellen Smith, PhD 1:54
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Assertiveness The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Robert Alberti, PhD 1:50
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Behavioral Self-Control The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Reid Hester, PhD 1:54
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Managing Emotions The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Peter Palanca, MA 1:57
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Problem Solving The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Terrence Real, MSW 1:56
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Social Skills The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Lorraine Collins, PhD 1:52
The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: Stress Management The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living: 7-Video Series Jon Carlson, PsyD, EdD, and Judy Lewis, PhD 1:56
James Hillman on Archetypal Psychotherapy The Archetypal Psychology and Psychotherapy Series James Hillman, PhD 1:07
James Hillman on the Soulless Society The Archetypal Psychology and Psychotherapy Series James Hillman, PhD 1:02
Diagnosing Anorexia, Schizophrenia and Borderline Personality Disorder The DSM-5 and Psychodiagnostic Interviewing Jason Buckles, PhD and Victor Yalom, PhD 2:25
Diagnosing Depressive, Bipolar, and Alcohol Use Disorders The DSM-5 and Psychodiagnostic Interviewing Jason Buckles, PhD and Victor Yalom, PhD 3:02
Diagnosing PTSD, Adjustment, Generalized Anxiety and Panic Disorders The DSM-5 and Psychodiagnostic Interviewing Jason Buckles, PhD and Victor Yalom, PhD 2:22
Psychiatric Diagnosis and Interviewing The DSM-5 and Psychodiagnostic Interviewing Jason Buckles, PhD and Victor Yalom, PhD 1:58
A Family at the Point of Growth The Virginia Satir Series Virginia Satir 1:00
A Step Along the Way: A Family with a Drug Problem The Virginia Satir Series Virginia Satir 0:59
Blended Family with a Troubled Boy The Virginia Satir Series Virginia Satir 1:10
Of Rocks and Flowers: Dealing with the Abuse of Children The Virginia Satir Series Virginia Satir 1:02
The Essence of Change The Virginia Satir Series Virginia Satir 0:59
Psychodrama in Action The Zerka T Moreno Series Zerka Moreno, TEP 1:27
Psychodrama, Sociometry and Beyond The Zerka T Moreno Series Zerka Moreno, TEP 1:16
Zerka on Psychodrama The Zerka T Moreno Series Zerka Moreno, TEP 1:08
Treating Alcoholism in Psychotherapy: A Live Workshop Treating Alcoholism in Psychotherapy Stephanie Brown, PhD 1:26
Treating Alcoholism in Psychotherapy: The Developmental Model in Action Treating Alcoholism in Psychotherapy Stephanie Brown, PhD 2:10
Understanding Group Psychotherapy–Volume I: Outpatients Understanding Group Psychotherapy Irvin Yalom, MD 1:40
Understanding Group Psychotherapy–Volume III: An Interview Understanding Group Psychotherapy Irvin Yalom, MD 0:40
Assessment and Engagement in Family Therapy Using Family Systems Theory in Psychotherapy Monica McGoldrick, LCSW, PhD 4:02
Couples Therapy: A Family Systems Approach Using Family Systems Theory in Psychotherapy Monica McGoldrick, LCSW, PhD 2:27
Harnessing the Power of Genograms in Psychotherapy Using Family Systems Theory in Psychotherapy Monica McGoldrick, LCSW, PhD 1:53
A Cognitive Behavioral Perspective on Aggression: An Interview with Dr. Donald Meichenbaum   Donald Meichenbaum, PhD 0:33
Aaron Beck on Cognitive Therapy   Aaron Beck, M.D. 0:51
Albert Ellis on REBT   Albert Ellis, PhD 1:50
Anorexia: What Therapists and Parents Need to Know   Lisa Sabey and Robert Blair 0:40
Arnold Lazarus: Live Case Consultation   Arnold Lazarus, PhD 1:06
Becoming a Therapist: Inside the Learning Curve   Erik Sween, PsyD 0:25
Breaking the Code of Romantic Love   Sue Johnson, EdD 1:12
Carl Rogers and the Person-Centered Approach   Carl Rogers, PhD 1:06
Carl Rogers on Person-Centered Therapy   Carl Rogers, PhD and Natalie Rogers, PhD, REAT 1:10
Rollo May on Existential Psychotherapy   Rollo May, PhD 1:01
Salvador Minuchin on Family Therapy   Salvador Minuchin & Jay Lappin 1:21
Scott Miller on Improving Psychotherapy Outcome   Scott Miller, PhD 1:14

 

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