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PSYC 009: FYS: Real-World Issues in Developmental Psychology (SC): Finding Background Information

Real-World Issues in Developmental Psychology (Baird) Fall 2012

ONLINE Resources

Sometimes you will need to look up words or get some background information before you are able to fully understand the articles you are reading in scientific journals.  Here are some good online reference resources where you can find overview articles. These articles could be a good source of KEYWORDS which you will need to run accurate searches in journal databases. 

PRINT Resources

And sometimes it's easiest to just use a good PRINT dictionary! Here are just two examples of fairly current psychology dictionaries found in McCabe's Reference section: