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Guide to resources for psychology research


Research question/understand and define a topic

... what is the question(s) you are trying to answer? These secondary sources can help you—

  • topic ideas
  • understand concepts
  • answer fact questions
  • discover search terms, phrases, and names
  • focus research question

Remember, true research is rarely a straight path.

Keyword searching: finding and identifying search terms (video --

Review Sources

Psychology Reference