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Welcome to SSU Library's online research guide for PSY 101

General Psychology with Dr. Marguerite McLellan.  

This guide was designed to assist you with learning about peer-reviewed journal articles in the field of psychology including: how to identify them, how to find them using library databases, how to read and analyze them, and why they are important to use in your college research.

You may also wish to visit the online research guide (LibGuide) for Psychology

Sources for topic ideas: 

Psychology Topics from the American Psychological Association 

Basics from Psychology Today

Oxford Bibliographies Psychology Collection 

Psychology News from the New York Times

Memory News from the New York Times

Children and Youth News from the New York Times

How to access library resources


Your Clipper Card is your library card!  Use it to check out books, request items from other libraries, photocopy and print!

Visit the Library Catalog

Databases/Electronic Resources

On campus you will have instant access to the library's databases and other electronic resources.  When accessing these materials from off-campus you will be asked to log-in using your Navigator/wireless network username and password.

Visit the library's Database Page

Subject Guide

Tara Fitzpatrick
LIB 210
Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons
Salem State University
Salem, MA 01915
Website / Blog Page

Library Info


Phone Numbers:

Archives: 978-542-6781

Circulation & Reserves: 978-542-6368

Interlibrary Loan: 978-542-6501   Fax: 978-542-6596

Information Desk:  978-542-6766

Book Return Locations:

Library Circulation Desk         

North Campus, book drop outside library's quad entrance & College Drive entrance

Central Campus, book drop outside Bertolon lot entrance

South Campus, book drop outside Harrington Building