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Psychology: About this guide

This guide is an overview the science of Psychology, its current body of knowledge, and methods.

Getting Started

Welcome! You can use this guide to find Psychology resources through the Library and the Web. Just click on the blue tabs above to explore Psychological perspectives, methods, perceptions, topics, and more.


Links to suggested databases, ebooks, and other resources are available throughout the guide, as well as print books that you can borrow from ECPI libraries. 


Suggested Reading: Psychology Today

Basco, M. R. (1999). The Perfect Trap. Psychology Today.

Gottman, J. M. and Silver, N. (1994). What Makes Marriages Work. Psychology Today.

Myers, D. G. (1992). The Secrets of Happiness. Psychology Today.


American Psychological Association 

APA is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 115,700 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members. This resource can help you generate ideas for research, explore career paths, and provides information on trending publications in the field and more.


Psychology Today

Easy-to-read and with trending topics, Psychology Today is devoted exclusively to everybody's favorite subject: Ourselves. We've gathered a group of renowned psychologists, academics, psychiatrists and writers to contribute their thoughts and ideas. We're a live stream of what's happening in 'psychology today'.

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