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Psychology Research Guide

A starting assistance to students and faculty for the research in Psychology area.

Google Scholar

Many of the article databases CUA subscribes to are accessible through Google Scholar.

If you are off campus, please make sure to set the preferences so that Google will show you the resources that Catholic University provides:

  1. go to
  2. click Settings at the top menu
  3. select Library Links at the left side menu
  4. input "Catholic Unviersity of America" in the search box
  5. check the box in the front of our university name, then click Save in the lower right corner.

On the search result page, the link "ViewIt@CatholicU" will bring you the full text of the article from our subscribed databases.

Google Scholar Search


RefWorks logo

RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases and other sources. Use these references in writing papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography in seconds with tools provided by RefWorks. Please see RefWorks at Catholic University for more information.

APA style books at Catholic University

These books tell and show you the APA style rules. Also Purdue OWL provides online APA style guides.

Media for Psychology

The following DVDs are stored in Mullen Library.

In addition, there are hundreds streaming videos for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling in the databases "Counseling and Therapy in Video" and "PsycTHERAPY".