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I Can PsycINFO (And So Can You!): Getting Started!

This research guide will assist students locate relevant articles on their topic using the EBSCOhost PsycINFO Database & will focus on searching strategies using keywords as well as how to locate controlled language using the Thesaurus.

Looking for Access? You Got It!

Orignal author: Sherry Youssef | Maintained by: Sara Sacks

To access the PsycINFO database, go to the Alliant Library homepage ( and click the link for ‘Databases’ located under the Research section.  An Alliant ID or barcode is needed to access databases from off-campus.


Clicking on this link will take you to the Alliant Library’s List of Research Databases.  Scroll down until you locate the link for PsycINFO.  (PsycINFO includes full-text PsycARTICLES/PsycBOOKS/PsycCRITIQUES)


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