The Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment is a landmark reference work. This double-volume collection offers complete coverage and is invaluable to psychologists in any applied setting. Each entry includes a general conceptual and methodological overview, a section on relevant assessment devices, followed by links to related concepts in the Encyclopedia and a list of references.
You can browse the library website and search the library catalog 24/7. However, accessing databases, e-books and e-journal content from off-campus requires your EWU username and password. Be sure to check out the above link.
PRIMO Search includes articles, books, journals, videos, and other resources at EWU Libraries, Summit Libraries and beyond. The full-text articles are from selected EWU Libraries databases and open access content.
When you find one article or book in PRIMO that looks useful, review the subject terms that are listed in the record. Click on the link for any subject term that looks relevant to view other articles/books on the same subject.
CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) indexes journals as far back as 1937 and provides full-text for over 2,300 journals. Also includes books, dissertations, conference proceedings, research instrument descriptions, and evidence-based care sheets.
A large and comprehensive index of peer-reviewed psychology journals, plus selected book chapters, books, and dissertations, in some cases back to the 1800's. Produced by the American Psychological Association.
Comprehensive index to all aspects of medicine back to 1946. Freely available from the National Library of Medicine, PubMed includes all MEDLINE content, plus additional selected biomedical sources. Look for the "Check for Full Text at EWU" button within individual PubMed records.
Database for sociology, with solid coverage for social work, social psychology, addictions, and criminal justice issues. Full text for journals dating back as far as 1908, with selective text and abstracts for others going back as far as 1895, plus numerous books, conference papers, and other monographs.
Use Google Scholar to search for scholarly articles across the Web (this can be a good complement to subscription databases). Note the citation tracking feature. This link includes Eastern Washington University indicators. You will see "Find it @ EWU" in your results, if we have the article full text in one of our databases.
Contains descriptions and reviews of English and Spanish-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas. Tests in Print and Pruebas Publicadas en Español: An Index of Spanish Tests in Print, provide basic information about tests in English and Spanish (purpose, status, price, etc.).
Covers the 1st edition of the Yearbook to the latest one, or 1938-present. No tests are included in this database.
Research projects that use humans as subjects must be reviewed by Eastern Washington University's Institutional Review Board. Submit your application to the Office of Grant and Research Development, located at Showalter 210.
This site is affiliated with the American Psychological Association. CPSE promotes the high quality application of psychological science to programs and policies for schools and pre-K through grade 12 education.