Psychology Guide

This page lists only subject-specific resources for Psychology. General information about searching for resources is available on the Guides page and in the options at the right (or at the bottom) of this page.

On this page:

Psychology Terms and Topics

APA Dictionary of Psychology: “More than 25,000 authoritative entries across 90 subfields of psychology.”

APA List of Psychology Topics: Includes term definition, related topics, links to research, and related reading.

DSM-5: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

Mookini Library physical copies: RC 455.2.C4 D536

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Academic Journal Articles

A Brief Guide to Writing the Psychology Paper (.pdf) by Harvard College Writing Center

Understanding Academic Journal Articles

Citation Style

APA Style Guidelines

Dissertations and Theses

The library has access to the full-text of many theses and dissertations, most of which have extensive lists of references. Some examples of material available in full-text:

Smith, Shana. Multivariate Prediction of Schizophrenia in Adulthood Utilizing Childhood Neurological Data. University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa. 2012.

Tappe, Mercedes E. Psychological Perspectives on Sex: A Look into Receptivity to Casual Sex Based On Gender. University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa. 2012.

Zhang, Yiling. Perfectionism Coping Flexibility and Psychological Distress in College Students. University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa. 2012.

Dissertations and Theses from ProQuest (Licensed for UH Hilo users only)
Online access to full text of doctoral dissertations and graduate theses from universities around the world, including all campuses of the University of Hawaiʻi.