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Psychology: Research Methods

Research resources on psychology, including databases, handbooks, and guides to literature reviews, measures and research methods.

Highlights

Books on Methods

The library catalog can identify useful books on research methods with the subjects listed below:

Oxford Bibliographies

Some Oxford Bibliographies in Psychology focus on specific methodologies, with annotated lists of introductory texts, notable examples, data sources, and critiques.

Oxford Handbooks

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences

The IESBS has many brief articles on social science methodologies, with bibliographies to direct you to relevant guides and handbooks. Those listed below are a sampling, but you can search the encyclopedia to find many more.