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Gender Studies Database This link opens in a new windowCombines several databases relevant to women's and men's studies, as well as sexual diversity, child development and adolescent studies, and family and society studies, with coverage from 1972 and earlier to present.
PsycARTICLES This link opens in a new windowA companion to PsycINFO, this database contains full-text articles from 110 journals published by the American Psychological Association and other groups.
PsycINFO This link opens in a new windowContains more than 2 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. Through June, 2013, also includes PsycEXTRA and PsycCRITIQUES.
PsycTESTS This link opens in a new windowPsycTESTS contains almost 14,000 psychological tests, about 70% of which are available in full text, along with detailed descriptions and other relevant metadata.
SocINDEX with Full Text This link opens in a new windowThis database provides citations, abstracts, and full-text articles from journals, books, and conference proceedings in the field of sociology, including such sub-disciplines as criminal justice, social work, gender studies, and social psychology.
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