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Psychology Research Guide: Home

This guide will help you get started on researching topics in psychology. Your librarian can help you further as well.

Recommended Books in the SAU Library collection

Ask your librarian for help in scanning sections.

Narrowing your Topic

Psychology Research Librarian

The Librarian is available for individual help as well, as needed, by appointment or drop by.

Psychology journal article search

An example of a scholarly article that you can find in PsycINFO

These peer-reviewed journal articles are not free from a Google Search, SAU subscribes to them through ProQuest Central:
It is articles like these your professors want you to use in papers and projects.

Book Subject searches for Psychology

Selected Scholarly Web Sites

Psychiatry News Feed is a news service for physicians that provides a clinical perspective on the breaking medical news that their patients are reading. Co-developed by MedPage Today, LLC and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, each article alerts the reader to breaking medical news, presenting that news in a context that meets their educational practice needs.


SAU Reference Librarian

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Stella Herzig
SAU Library
518 West locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803
Website / Blog Page

Interlibrary Loan

Helpful Handouts

Current News on Mental Health and Mental Disorders

You can do more in-depth searches for current news in mental health topics page at 
NYTimes Topic pages on Health


A note to users concerning database searching

If you are not an St. Ambrose University user, your local public library may have access to various databases that are subscription based. Call and ask your public library for details.