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PSYC 571: Tests and Measurements (Harrisburg)

Links to databases and other resources for finding psychological testing instruments. Also provides explanations, search tips, and other "words to the wise" for locating and using tests.

Finding Journal Articles That Include Test Questions

Several social science databases enable users to search for articles that include tests/measures. Searching for additional journal articles is especially helpful if your research topic is interdisciplinary, or is not well-covered by PsycTESTS.

For most databases, use the "subject headings" or "thesaurus" feature to explore recommended search terms. Possible words to try include "questionnaires," "measures," "surveys," and "tests."

Here are some tips for specific databases: