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Psychology - Reference Materials

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To find reference materials, use the Library catalog and limit to Reference Collection.

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In addition to the books listed below, browse appropriate call numbers sections in the Reference Collection for books that may be of interest to you. For assistance, inquire at the Reference Desk.

See: Library of Congress Classification Outline (as modified and used at ORU)


Library of Congress
Call Numbers
(partial list)

  Social Sciences
HN   Social history & conditions. Social problems. Social reform.
HV   Social pathology. Social & public welfare.

Selected Reference Books

  • Baker Encyclopedia of Psychology and Counseling - BF31.B25 LRC-R
  • Biographical Dictionary of Psychology - BF109.A1B56 LRC-R
  • Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary - WM13.C189C LRC-R
  • Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry - WM100.k173 LRC-R
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology - BF31.E553 LRC-R
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders - WM15 D536 LRC-R
  • Dictionary of Psychology - BF31.C64 LRC-R
  • Encyclopedia of Behavior Modification and cognitive Behavior Therapy (3 vols.) - WM425.5.C6E56 LRC-R
  • The Encyclopedia of Elder Care - WT13 E56 LRC-R
  • The Encyclopedia of Psychiatry, Psychology and Psychoanalysis - WM13 E565 LRC-R
  • The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology - BF31.G35 LRC-R
  • Handbook of Psychiatric Measures - WM34 A512 LRC-R
  • Handbook of Psychological Assessment - BF176.G76 LRC-R
  • The Harvard Guide to Psychiatry - WM141 H339 LRC-R
  • Measures of Religiosity - BR110.M43 LRC-R
    Includes measures and scales in the psychology of religion such as the "Faith Maturity Scale" (pp. 171-) and "Spiritual Leadership Qualities Inventory" (p. 255).
  • Pictorial History of Psychology - BF81.P47 LRC-R
  • Practice guidelines for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders - WM400 A5131A LRC-R
  • Religion and American Adolescent Delinquency, Risk Behaviors and Constructive Social Activities - BL625.47.R478 LRC-R
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Psychology - Books and eBooks
For general information on books and ebooks see the library guide called Find Books & ebooks (link at right).
Search TIP: For the most recently published ebooks to appear at the top of the list change "Sort results by" from Relevance to Date.
ebrary Titles by Subject;
Psychology ~1,630 ebooks   See: Subjects under psychology
Philosophy, Psychology, Religion  ~7,033 ebooks
Counseling ~162 ebooks
Cross-cultural counseling ~5 ebooks
When Trauma Survivors Return to Work : Understanding...eBook Collection
Search: Use the advanced search, type a subject such as psychology or chemistry, and then change Select a Field (optional) to Subject.
Psychology - Periodicals
To see if a journal is available in the ORU Library, search or browse the titles in ORU's A-to-Z Journals List. Some titles are available in multiple formats and/or multiple databases. For titles that are available online, the database(s) with full text will be listed. When a title is available "in-house" in paper, CD-ROM or microform there will be a link to Oral Roberts University Library Holdings. Follow the links to what you need.
ORU A-to-Z Journals List
Titles by Subject:
Psychology ~462 Titles
Other Sciences ~4,270 Titles
Sample Titles:
IRB: Ethics & Human Research
Journal of Experimental Psychology : Applied star
Psychology and Health (18 month embargo)
ScienceDirect Title List - Alphabetically
To view free full text titles mark "Full-text available" then click Apply.
ScienceDirect Title List - By Subject
Mark the subject(s) then click Apply.
Browse Psychology Journal Titles
In ORU databases, use the Publications link, or similar, to browse or search journal titles within the database.
EBSCO Publications
DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals: Psychology
~152 open access journals
Psychology - Ethics
Encyclopedia of BioethicsSearch the library catalog for a topic or browse the reference and ebook databases. Sample title:
Encyclopedia of Bioethics - 5 volume set, available online in Gale Virtual Reference and in the library's Reference Collection, call number QH332.E52, LRC-R.
Web Resources
The Hastings Center
Johns Hopkins University Bioethics Institute
National Institutes of Health: Bioethics Resources on the Web
Presidents Council on Bioethics
Human Subject Assurance Training Module – Produced by the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This tutorial explain the responsibilities involved in an institutional program of human subject protection and the informed consent process.
Protection of Human Subjects; Informed Consent
Informed Consent - FAQs (Dept. of Health & Human Services)
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center
By the NIH Clinical Center Office of Clinical Research Training and Medical Education. Includes training programs, courses and archived course materials.
Training/ Educational Resources
Psychology - Sr. Paper Students

To review related articles and concepts on your topic refer the to Subject Terms and Cited References.

Cited References

On the Cited References page (shown below), to view records related to your article, mark the checkboxes and click Related Records.

Cited References in EBSCO

  • To locate another journal article, click the full text link, if available. Or, search the journal title in the A-to-Z Journals List and drill down to what you need. .d (HTML Full Text, PDF Full Text, or
  • To locate a book, search WorldCat and, if the book is not available at ORU, request it using the ILL link.





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