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Welcome to the Psychology subject guide at Carleton University.
21st Century psychology: a reference handbook
APA handbook of industrial and organizational psychology
The Cambridge handbook of forensic psychology
The Cambridge handbook of personality psychology
Handbook of child psychology
The following are some core journals in psychology in the Carleton University Library collection.
Note: The Association of College and Research Libraries' (ACRL) Education and Behavioral Sciences Section (EBSS) Psychology Committee has developed a database approach to ranking journals in psychology. This database analyzes psychology titles using citation metrics; useful for collection development or for general "rankings" of psychology journal titles based on citations metrics. Use alongside "Impact Factor" from "Journal Citation Reports" to "rank" journal titles in psychology.
For a more complete listing of core journals in various areas in Psychology see:http://www.corepsychologyjournals.org/main.aspx
Data & Statistics
To search for Canadian Census Data, use Beyond 20/20
For instruction on how to use this database, consult the handout "Using the Beyond 20/20 Data Browser to Locate Census Data".
Odesi is a digital repository for social science data, including polling data.
A few guides will help you nagivate Odesi:
To cite data & statistics, consult the recommended guides.
For more information on data, contact the Data Centre.
We have an extensive print collection of Canadian federal official publications dating from the Province of Canada period. The Library has been a selective depository for federal government publications since the 1950s and selects the majority of available material of research interest. To find print publications, use our catalogue and limit search to 'Government Information'.
For more information, consult the Canadian Government: Federal webpage.
We have a large collection of provincial and territorial government publications including annual reports, legislative debates, commissions of inquiry reports, budgets, and public accounts and statistics. For more information, see Canadian Government: Provinces and Territories Library webpage.
We have a rich collection of resources for the study of the City of Ottawa, its history, geography, economic conditions, and social and cultural life.
To search for these resources in our Library, consult the guide on "Finding Government Publications in the Catalogue"
Consult the webpage on Foreign Government Information.
How to write in psychology : a student guide BF76.8 .B425 2009
Writing for psychology BF76.7 .M58 2010
Writing literature reviews : a guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences H61.8 .G34 2006
Making sense: a student's guide to research and writing: social sciences. H62 .N687 2005 Floor 2 REF