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Psychology

Your guide to Psychology research at UCLA: Find Psychology articles, books, datasets, and more.

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Using Psychology Handbooks

Handbooks are essential sources for background information and topic overviews in psychology research.

These introductory sources can help you choose a research topic and introduce you to relevant areas of research and key questions in the field. They also often contain extensive bibliographies that can help you find influential research and scholarship on your topic.

Recent eBook Handbooks

Handbooks on Psychology Research Methods

Handbooks for Specific Populations

Have an idea for a book to add to the collection? You can suggest a purchase and add a specific handbook to the "Any additional information" field if it is not found in the UCLA Library Catalog. Thank you!

Handbooks on Child and Adolescent Psychology

Have an idea for a book to add to the collection? You can suggest a purchase and add a specific handbook to the "Any additional information" field if it is not found in the UCLA Library Catalog. Thank you!

Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Dictionaries

Book Search Tips

A quick introduction to finding books at UCLA:

You can also use Melvyl to search for books across the UC system and around the world:

This quick tutorial and the accompanying handout (PDF) offer step-by-step instructions for finding and accessing thousands of e-Books.

The Library's online subscription resources can always be accessed from computers and wireless networks on campus. However, off-campus access is restricted to current UCLA, students, faculty, and staff who have set up their computer using one of the following methods.

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