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PSYCH 301W: Basic Research Methods in Psychology (Harrisburg)

This guide is for students in Penn State Harrisburg's PSYCH 301W. It includes databases, research tips, and other resources for various assignments.


Welcome to Penn State Harrisburg Library's guide for PSYCH 301W. I've designed this guide to help with various parts of your final paper. 

After watching the short video below, click on the buttons on the left to see the library's resources for specific parts of your paper.

If you need more help using the library, contact the Behavioral Sciences and Education Librarian, Bernadette Lear, .

Understanding the Research Process

This 3-minute video lists basic steps for researching any topic, from choosing and narrowing your topic, to finding credible sources, to writing an outline. It's an introduction to other information you'll see in this guide.