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Psychology Resources: Psychology
This library guide includes links to specific library resources to help you with your pyschology coursework. Here, you can also find information about APA Style and avoiding plagiarism. BE SURE TO SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE and look at ALL of the boxes!
Search Primo, NOT Google!
Primo is a one-search discovery service that provides you with access to many full-text electronic resources such as scholarly journal and magazine articles, newspaper articles and e-books. Primo also serves as the library catalog for MCTC Libraries and allows you to find print books, DVDs and other materials available within our campus libraries. You can search Primo 24/7 on any computer or device with Internet access to find a host of scholarly resources to use for you class assignments!*
Why search here? Allows users to search news articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields.
What's included? Provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts. Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.t
Why search here? Best educational streaming video for educators and students.
What's included?Access to outstanding documentaries, award-winning educational films, independent films.
Getting Articles? All videos included are complete segements or full length videos.
Need help with your research project?
Do you struggle with doing research? Do you have trouble figuring out what resources to consult for research? Are you confused about MLA or APA citation? Then, you should check out the Research Succes Toolkit! The link to this LibGuide below will provide you with a roadmap to complete your next research assignment from start to finish.
Covering behavioral and social science research and literature, APA PsycInfo is unmatched as a resource for locating scholarly research findings in psychology and related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law.
What's included? Full citation and summaries for journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, and electronic collections.
Getting Articles? Request copies of articles by clicking on the Get Articles icon and complete the form. The library will notify students when article arrives.
Search Films On Demand to find and watch streaming educational videos 24/7! To locate psychology-related videos, you will need to search using the box in the upper toolbar of the database. You may also search by title.
Why search here? Excellent place for general research. Provides complete coverage of academic disciplines.
What's included? Scholarly content covers a broad range of important areas of academic study, including anthropology, engineering, law, sciences, and more. Offers access to video content from the Associated Press, the world’s leading news agency. Videos relevant to the search terms will appear in a panel in the result list. With footage from 1930 to the present and updated monthly, this collection of more than 75,000 videos with a wide variety of topics.
Getting Articles? While most articles are full text some might be citation only, just click on the Get Articles icon and complete the form. The library will notify students when article arrives..
The MCTC library has over 260,000 ebooks on-demand 24/7!
NOTE: Students may see a login error when accessing electronic library resources. Often, this error occurs when using Google Chrome. This error is generally caused either by an expired authentication token or a prior sign-in attempt in progress.
To avoid this error, you can close the browser and reopen it in a "private" or "incognito" window. It is recommended that college students and employees always use private browsing to access library electronic content. Using a browser other than Chrome may also prevent this error from occuring. You may also fix this problem by going to your browser settings to the search history and clear/delete the data from websites you have visited and clear the cookies saved in the history. Then, close the browser and reopen it.
APA Citation Resources
Anytime you use information from a source, be sure to include a citation to give that source credit. The links below will help you better understand APA Style formatting.