PsycARTICLES contains peer-reviewed scholarly & scientific articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association while PsycTESTS contains psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other instruments.
For a generic guide to the EBSCOhost platform, refer to the previous page. The sections on this page show some unique features for PsycARTICLES & PsycTESTS.
The EBSCOhost platform has some features that can make your results more relevant.
Start by doing your search, for example:
Scroll down a little to the area below the search boxes to get to the Search options. Always click within the checkbox for Full Text articles only, as highlighted below. At the same time, you can choose the Age Groups, Population Group, Methodology and Classification Codes:
There are some Special Limiters for PsycARTICLES, which include Publisher, Document Type, Publication Status and Supplemental Materials.
Scroll down a little more to reach the Special Limiters for PsycTESTS, which include Test Type, Administration Method, Instrument Type and Supporting Documentation.
The APA Thesaurus can be accessed from the top of page above the search boxes:
After clicking on the link, you will be able to browse for the terms. This ensures that your search results are more precise:
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