Articles & Databases


Key Resources in Human Development & Family Studies

ERIC via EBSCOhost
A large, online digital library of education research and information, inlcuding scholarly journals and education related documents, including reports, policy papers, dissertations, conference papers and others.  [More about ERIC via EBSCOhost] 

PsycINFO via EBSCOhost
One of the top resources for research in psychology and the behavioral and social sciences. Includes information on topics ranging from education to pharmacology.  [More about PsycINFO via EBSCOhost] 

Professional Development Collection
Full-text article database for professional educators offering information on everything from children's health and development to cutting-edge pedagogical theory and practice.  [More about Professional Development Collection] 

Additional Resources in Human Development & Family Studies

Academic Search Ultimate
This is a multidisciplinary collection of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers and other sources.  [More about Academic Search Ultimate] 

Alexander Street Academic Video Online (AVON)
Provides access to more than 64,000 streaming video titles, including films and documentaries; all may be browsed and viewed by USU students, staff, and faculty. [More about Alexander Street Academic Video Online (AVON)] 

Digest of Education Statistics
A compilation of statistical information covering the field of U.S. education from pre-K through graduate school. [More about Digest of Education Statistics] 

Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)
Doctoral dissertations and some masters' theses from many North American graduate schools and some European universities. [More about Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)] 

Education Source
A large, online digital library focused on a broad range of educational topics in scholarly articles, news, magazines and trade journals.  [More about Education Source] 

ERIC via the US Department of Education
A large, online digital library of education research and information, inlcuding scholarly journals and education related documents, including reports, policy papers, dissertations, conference papers and others. [More about ERIC via the US Department of Education] 

Google Scholar
Multidisciplinary scholarly search engine covering peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities, and other scholarly organizations. Includes links to USU resources when on campus.  [More about Google Scholar] 

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of a variety of hobby enthusiasts, with full text magazines and books. [More about Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center] 

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Provides descriptions and reviews of all English-language standardized tests covering areas like educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, and psychology. [More about Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print] 

PsycARTICLES
Provides articles from journals of the American Psychological Association.  [More about PsycARTICLES] 

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Includes information on a broad range of topics in psychiatry, psychology, and anthropology. Some example topics are mental processes, emotional & behavioral characteristics, and observational & experimental methods.  [More about Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection] 

Psychotherapy.net Video Collections
High-quality streaming videos on counseling, psychotherapy, and addiction. [More about Psychotherapy.net Video Collections] 

PsycTESTS
PsycTESTS is a database of the full text of psychological tests and measures from the APA as well as information about the tests. [More about PsycTESTS] 

SAGE Research Methods
Links over 100,000 pages of SAGE's book, journal, and reference content with advanced search and discovery tools. [More about SAGE Research Methods] 

Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full text articles when available.  [More about Scopus] 

Social Services Abstracts
Indexes and abstracts current research in social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. [More about Social Services Abstracts] 

Sociological Abstracts
Abstracts and citations to articles in journals in sociology, family studies, women's studies, and related social sciences, as well as abstracts to dissertations, conference proceedings, and books, covering 1952-present.  [More about Sociological Abstracts] 

Teacher Reference Center
Citation database for education trade journals and books for administrators and teachers. [More about Teacher Reference Center] 

WorldCat Discovery
Identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world's libraries. [More about WorldCat Discovery] 

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