PS 215 Research Methods

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Office: Library 205 x2590
khindes@smcvt.edu
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RefWorks
RefWorks allows you to create bibliographies, import references from online databases, and organize your references in folders. Initial sign up for an account must be done on campus.

ProQuest Psychology Journals
Access to 620 psychology publications, with over 520 titles available in full text. Includes 4,000 full text dissertations. 

PsycINFO
Citations and abstracts of journal articles, book chapters and book literature in psychology and related disciplines
Journal coverage is 1887-present from over 2200 periodicals in 27 languages
Book coverage is 1987-present, English language material only
Over 2.5 million citations

Going beyond keyword searching--Using the Thesaurus or Subject Searching

Child Day Care
    Year Term Introduced 1973
    Scope Note Day care that provides for a child's physical needs and often his/her developmental or educational needs. Kinds of day care include day care centers and school-based programs.
    Broader Terms Child Care
    Related Terms Child Care Workers
      Child Self Care
      Child Welfare
      Day Care Centers
      Quality of Care



















QQuick Search

Limiting your search (Refine Search)

Database access

Getting to the article

Combining Search Terms--Boolean operators

AND

OR

NOT

Finding Psychological Tests