Researchers Guides


The Online Public Access Catalogue must always be consulted in locating library material relevant to a particular topic  (http://hsl/opac/).  In addition, the following sources may also be used for obtaining additional information  for familiarizing yourself with a topic.  Always consult the on-duty Reader Services Librarian for assistance.
Dictionaries:  Subject dictionaries provide precise definitions of terms.
Oxford dictionary of Psychology     
 [Ref BF31 .C65] 
Dictionary of Psychology
[Ref BF31 .Z34]
Encyclopedias:  Subject encyclopedias give a good overview of a topic, supplemented in most cases by a bibliography.
The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology  
[Ref BF31 .E52]
Encyclopedia of Creativity
 [Ref BF408 .E53]
Handbooks:  A useful source for the quick location of facts and concise information in a particular field.  These usually cover a subject of basic or advanced level.
Handbook of Child psychology
[Ref BF721 .H24]
Online Journals:  Full text online journals are available.  To access it, browse HSL Web page.
American Journal of Community Psychology
Adultspan Journal
The American Journal of Psychology
The Annual of Psychoanalysis
The British Journal of Developmental Psychology
Databases:  Available Online.  To access it, browse HSL Web page.
Proquest Central
ProQuest Psychology Journals
ProQuest Research Library
E-Books:  Complete books are available online.  Browse HSLWeb page.
E-Dissertations:  Complete Master and Ph.D Theses are available online.  Browse HSLWeb page.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT)‎
v  For online resources researcher can automaticaly be alerted by the recent available resources after setting up Alerting Service or RSS. For help contact Reader Services Department.