Psychology Subject Guide Contents
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American Psychological Association
Based in Washington, DC, the American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With 150,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide. Retrieved 9/6/05 from http://www.apa.org/about/
APA's Professional Divisions
There are 53 professional divisions in the APA. This site provides a complete list of the 53 divisions as well as a list of the divisions organized by topic area.
American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
American Psychoanalytic Association
American Psychological Association of Graduate Students
American Psychological Society
Animal Behavior Society
Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy
Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology
Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists
Cognitive Neuroscience Society
International Society for Comparative Psychology
International Society on Infant Studies
National Association of School Psychologists
North Carolina School Psychology Association
Society for Consumer Psychology
Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Society for Psychophysiological Research
Buros Center for Testing http://www.unl.edu/buros/
Provides information on locating tests, test reviews, or test publishers. Also includes a subject index for quickly locating tests in a specific subject area.
Buros Institute of Mental Measurements http://www.unl.edu/buros/bimm/index.html
The Buros Institute provides critical analysis of measurement instruments and tests through the publication of the Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print series.
Buros Institute for Assessment Consultation and Outreach http://www.unl.edu/buros/biaco/index.html
BIACO serves individuals and programs who develop and use proprietary testing and measurement tools by providing independent oversight, psychometric evaluation, independent research, assessment literacy training, and technical consultation.
FAQ/Finding Information About Psychological Tests
APA neither sells nor endorses testing instruments, but it does provide guidance in using available resources to find psychological tests.
Human Participant Protections Education for Research Teams
National Cancer Institute
This free, web-based course presents information about the rights and welfare of human participants in research. The two-hour tutorial is designed for those involved in conducting research involving human participants. It satisfies the NIH human subjects training requirement for obtaining Federal Funds. You will have the option of printing a certificate of completion from your computer upon completing the course.
Test and Measurement Resources Subject Guide
From NCSU Libraries this library guide answers FAQs about tests and measures.
Test Instruments and Measures
From the Health Sciences Library at UNC-CH. A guide to locating information about test instruments and measures.
Classics in the History of Psychology
Classics in the History of Psychology is an effort to make the full texts of a large number of historically significant public domain documents from the scholarly literature of psychology and allied disciplines available on the World Wide Web. There are now over 25 books and about 200 articles and chapters on-line. The site also contains links to over 200 relevant works posted at other sites.
UCSC Perceptual Science Lab
The Perceptual Science Laboratory is engaged in a variety of experimental and theoretical inquiries in perception and cognition.
Charles W. Chesnutt Library,
Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, N.C. 28301