Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.


Guide to resources for psychology research


Take charge of the information in your life

Seek information, not affirmation

Source + Motivation + how you would like to use the information = Value

Dig deeper—do not rely on just one source

Understanding is key (see video--

Stay up to date! Stay informed!

Primary and Secondary Literature

Primary literature looks like this, this, or this... (note the format—IntroductionMethodsResultsDiscussionReferences; see video --

Secondary literature looks like this or this...