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PSYC 314 Human Motivation (WI): Home

A writing intensive course in Psychology

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Citation Help page at SAU

A Scholarly Article from a Psychology databases

Here is an example(below and linked)  of a 'single-study' research article (not a review article). Learn to identify what an experiment article looks like. 

Contents should include: 

  • Abstract
  • Method
  • Participants
  • Measures (a scale/test/measure of some sort, but not always)
  • Data Analysis
  • Results
  • Discussion

Psychology journal article search

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What is a Literature Review?

SAU Reference Librarian

Psychology Research Librarian

The Librarian, Stella Herzig,  is available for individual help as well, as needed, by appointment for in-person or webex or by email or phone.

You may also just simply drop by the Research Help Desk in the Library Atrium. It is manned by a helpful Librarian  M-TH 8am-9pm , F 8am-5, SA 8am-4pm, SU Noon-9pm

We also have text-a-librarian: AmbroseLib (563-607-5653)  OR   Email us at OR phone 563-333-6245

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