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Psychology Guide: Getting Started

This guide will help you find the information you need to complete your assignments and research for psychology topics

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InfoSkills Road Trip

Info Skills Road Trip



Click on the image to start your JCU learning experience with an easy-to-use online, interactive learning resource that maps out researching, referencing and other assignment writing skills.

Your librarians

Help for researchers

Key sources

Video Tutorials for Finding Articles

This tutorial produced by APA Publishing Training (2017), demonstrates how (and why) to use the thesaurus tool to find index terms or subject headings when searching PsycINFO on ProQuest.

The following Sample PsycINFO Search on ProQuest tutorial shows how to combine keyword searches with the Thesaurus to conduct a search. Note the look and feel of the database may be different but the functionality is the same.

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Psychology in the news

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