PsycARTICLES is a periodical database from EBSCOhost. Use it to find full-text scholarly articles from scholarly and peer-reviewed psychology journals.
The Full Text option should always be checked. No full text, no article.
An abstract is a brief summary of the article; it is not a substitute for the article.
Use the Published date option at the beginning of your search! This feature is available for both Basic Search and Advanced Search.
WHY use the published date option?
If you forgot to limit the date at the beginning of your search
Advanced Search allows you to create a very precise search, using some unique search features relevant to psychology.
Age Groups is one limiter in Limit Your Results. There are 12 options for searching by age group. You can select one or multiple age groups.
Advanced Search allows you to create a very precise search.
Population Groups is a limiter in Limit Your Results with options based on
Advanced Search allows you to use unique search features relevant to psychology to create a very precise search.
The Methodology limiter in Limit Your Results finds scholarly research that you used a specific methodology. Find research using brain imaging, clinical study, field study, twin study, and more with the methodology limiter.
Find what you need by setting limiters in Advanced Search at the beginning of your search. Still too many results? Or did you forget to set a limit? Refine Results to the rescue. Select limiters based on your information need.
Remember to check Full Text so you can get the complete article.
Review the keywords and subjects assigned to an article from your search results.
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This page offers easy access to PsycARTICLES and provides some tips about using this database effectively. It is not intended to be a comprehensive guide to the database; it simply assists Vol State users with common questions. Use the "Help" link in for additional help.