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Suggested Search Terms

Psychology     Social Psychology     Psychotherapy     Structuralism     Organizational Behavior     Mental Illness     Functionalism

Social Learning     Mental Health     Behaviorism/ Behavioral sciences     Collective Memory     Developmental Psychology

Psychoanalysis     Sociology     Experimental Psychology     Humanistic Psychology     Social Exchange     Psychology and Ethics

Gestalt Psychology     Social Attitudes     Personality Psychology     Cognitive Psychology     Abnormal Psychology

Psychological research     Psychopathology


You can also search by a psychologist's name or combine a psychology topic with a type of research study.  For example: "Cognitive psychology case study."


Books and DVDs

Visit our Online Catalog to find printed books and DVDs in the library.

Type in your keywords or pick author or title or subject from the drop-down list, and get a list of titles. Click Availability to see which campus has the item, which collection it is in, and if the item is available for check out. The call number tells you where the item is located on the shelf. 


Databases* (Online Articles, Streaming Video, Online Resources)

Academic OneFile

In addition to using search terms in a keyword search, Academic OneFile lets you search in a way that gives you a good overview of the amount of articles on a certain subject.  For example: click on Subject Guide Search bar and enter Psychology as a search term.  Click on the link for Subdivisions to find articles on specific topics within the overall subject of Psychology.



Access journal articles by entering your keyword(s) into the Search box.  OmniFile also lets you search by subject. Click the Advanced Search link and select SU Subject from the drop-down Select a Field (optional) menu to the right of the search box.


Films on Demand

Find full length streaming video by entering a keyword in the Search box. Under Browse Subjects on the main page you can find the subject Psychology.


Ethnographic Video Online

Search this comprehensive collection of videos covering the study of human culture and behavior by keyword(s) or click on Subjects under Browse to find the subject Psychology.


Salem Health Series

Psychology and Mental Health found under the category Health.



American Mosaic eBooks

To search by keyword or subject first go to Legacy View. There you can use the Quick Search box or use the subject Psychology under Subject Category.


eBook Collection (EBSCO)

A growing collection of books covering a wide range of topics. Search by keyword, or select Psychology under Browse by Category.


Gale Virtual Reference Library

Complete, full-text eBooks covering most topics including subject-specific encyclopedias. Search by keyword, or select Social Science from the Subject list.  


Web sites

American Psychology Association 

Psychology Today 



*Databases and eBooks are available only to CAC students, faculty and staff. For this reason, authorized users who are off-campus must log in through Blackboard to access online journal articles and eBooks.  If you are an authorized user and are prompted for a password, please click here to get to Blackboard. In Blackboard, select 'CAC Library Resources,' then select 'All Articles and eBooks.' You should then be able to use the database you would like to access.  The online catalog and the web sites do not require log-in; anyone can use them.  



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