Websites For Further Research
Although these websites may not specifically address issues in psychology, a simple search on the topic may reveal some useful and interesting articles. In particular, the APA website is a good place to start if you are looking for a topic but do not have an assigned area to research.
When searching the Internet, keep in mind the tips in the Evaluating Sources box. This will help you find accurate, relevant sources of information.
American Psychological Association - Personality
The American Psychological Association aspires to excel as a valuable, effective and influential organization advancing psychology as a science. This particular section of their website includes specific information about personality, including definitions, news stories, research articles, and related subjects.
Psychology Today - Personality
Founded in 1967, Psychology Today covers all aspects of human behavior and mental health, from the workings of the mind to the bonds between people and the larger cultural forces that drive our most intimate decisions. This links directly to their page regarding personality. The popular magazine can also be found in paper copies on the 3rd floor of Columbus Hall.
The Society of Personality and Social Psychology
The Society promotes scientific research in personality and social psychology by publishing scientific journals, organizing an annual conference, sponsoring activities that foster professional development among students and faculty, and maintaining close ties with science advocacy offices.
New Scientist magazine was launched in 1956 "for all those men and women who are interested in scientific discovery, and in its industrial, commercial and social consequences".
ScienceDaily is one of the Internet’s most popular science news web sites. Since starting in 1995, the award-winning site has earned the loyalty of students, researchers, healthcare professionals, government agencies, educators and the general public around the world
Science.gov is a gateway to government science information and research results. Currently in its fifth generation, Science.gov provides a search of over 50 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to over 2100 scientific Websites.
PsycPORT: Psychology Newswire
This resource, provided by the American Psychological Association, provides news articles related to psychology topics.
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