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Psychological Science

Finding resources


As part of your studies you will need to access a wide range of material to support your learning.  In this section you will discover how you can access databases and additional sources.


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Finding specific resources

Use Library Search to find books (including eBooks) and journal articles on your reading lists or mentioned in lectures or tutorials. 


Finding resources on a topic

When working on assignments, it is likely you will need to look beyond your unit reading list for information on your topic.

  • Use Library Search by using keywords relevant to your topic.  In Library Search you will find a range of resources, including books, journal articles, audio materials and video
  • Use subject databases to carry out thorough searches on your topic. See the database page of this guide for more information. 


Accessing electronic resources 

Have a look at advice about how to access electronic resources on-site and off-site. 


Library Search

Search books, journal articles and more provided by the University of Bristol Library

Psychology resources

You can find most of the print resources for Psychology in the Arts and Social Sciences Library.  

Reading lists

You can find reading lists for your course on Blackboard attached to each course unit page.