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PSYC 290: Directed Research

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If you would like to talk more about which sources would be best for you or would like assistance locating specific information, please reach out at any time! No question is too small. We can also set up a series of meetings to better assist you during this class.

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Happy Researching!

Scholarly Articles

This list is just a select amount of our database collection, but is a great place to begin your research. You can look to the Research Techniques section below for some tips to improve your search and you can reach out to me for specific recommendations and assistance locating materials.

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Research Techniques

Below are several resources sourced from around the web which provide information about some more advanced techniques in utilizing common library resources for research. Each of these links is meant to be an introduction to a concept or skill, if you would like to work directly with me on using these in your work please contact me.

Need Books or Articles We Do Not Own?

If you find any articles, books, or book chapters you would like to read but cannot access through the Pepperdine Libraries you can make a request for our staff to ask other libraries to send it to us. To request something, either locate it in the library catalog, open the individual library record, and click the request button. This will fill out the request form and all you need to do is update your information. You can also fill out the form manually following this link:

You can learn more about interlibrary loan through this guide here: