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Psych 01 - General Psychology: Home

Guide to library research sources and APA citation

Welcome -- Psychology 01

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Use this guide as an introduction to some of the major library resources that will support your studies in General Psychology.

Using the tabs at the top of the Research Guide, navigate to locate the specific type of resources you need including reference sources, circulating books, journals and research databases, and web resources.

Use the APA Citation guide to download a copy of the APA Citation Guide (by EVC Library) and for links you can go to for additional sources on citation. 

Guide to the Tabs on this Research Guide

Tips on using this guide for your research paper and your library assignments:

Use the Books tab for a guide to recommended reference sources and for a quick step-by-step on how to find circulating books. 

Article Databases
Use the resources on this tab to help you to link you directly to Academic Search Premier and other databases for finding articles from news sources and scholarly journals. 

Web Resources
Use this tab to help you to identify some of the best resources on general psychology on the web. This page also has a guide to help you evaluate sources. 

Citing Sources
Use this tab to find out what "Citation" means as well as for a quick guide to APA citing and documentation standards.