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Forensic Psychology

This guide features information and resources for research in foresic psychology

OER

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Subject-Focused Encyclopedias

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The Reference Collection includes a variety of different sources, such as: subject-focused encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, maps/atlases, statistical compendiums, dictionaries, and more. Look here to find introductory articles on subject-related topics. The broad perspective offered by such articles often proves helpful for narrowing research topics before pursuing more in-depth information. 

This guide provides some recommendations for encyclopedias and other reference resources that might provide helpful information relating to your topic.

Recommended Subject-Focused Encyclopedias

Black's Law Dictionary, 10th edition

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Criminal Psychology

Electronic Resource.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Dictionary of Multicultural Psychology

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Dictionary of Psychology

Reference Collection (First Floor)

Dictionary of Psychology

Reference Collection (First Floor)

Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Encyclopedia of Perception

Electronic Resource

Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment

Reference Collection (First Floor)

Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Disorders

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Handbook of Psychology

Reference Collection (Second Floor)
12 volume set.

Recommended Online Encyclopedia Databases

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Recommended Multimedia Databases

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Psychological Tests and Measures Databases

The following databases provide information to identify psychological tests and measuring instruments.