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Psychology Research Guide

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Psychology at UMass Lowell

The study of psychology enables students to understand human behavior and cognition, contribute solutions to human problems and respond to a changing world.

The program combines theoretical study and scientific research methods with practical application through course work, field studies, community involvement, volunteerism and supervised independent research

Guide Contents

This research guide contains links to library databases as well as videos on how to use the library effectively. You will learn

how to navigate Article Quick Search for journal literature
❈ the difference between peer-reviewed and other kinds of articles
❈ how to find print and e-books,
❈ how to find the articles you need in full text by using Interlibrary Loan
❈ how to cite your sources in correct APA citation style.