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Science-Practitioner Psychologist Resources
Welcome to all you science – practitioner psychologists and teachers of High School Psychology. This webpage was developed by the SA Branch of the APS in response to membership requests to the Communications Officer. You are welcome to send further development suggestions and feedback.
Walk in access to many electronic databases (including PsycINFO), and a wide range of electronic journals in psychology, is available at the Barr Smith Library at the University of Adelaide. Bring in a USB to download articles, and save the cost of printing!
If you don’t have the time to visit the library there are some free databases and journals you can access from work or home, and there is a library web page of mental health resources, most of which are free.
- The Campbell Collaboration Library
The Campbell (C2) Library is an evidence based resource that consists of two unique data bases, the C2 Social, Psychological, Education, and Criminological Trials Registry (C2-SPECTR), and the C2 Reviews of Interventions, and Policy Evaluations (C2-RIPE). It complements the Cochrane Library.
- Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases. For more information about the Cochrane Library and how it works, click here.
The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature.
- PILOTS Database
Produced by the National Center for PTSD, the PILOTS database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health consequences of exposure to traumatic events.
PsycBITE is a database that catalogues studies of cognitive, behavioural and other treatments for psychological problems and issues occurring as a consequence of acquired brain impairment (ABI). The types of studies contained on this database are Systematic Reviews, Randomised Controlled Trials (RCT), Non-Randomised Controlled Trials (non-RCT), Case Series (CS), and Single-Case Experimental Designs (SCED).
- PubMed(MEDLINE)is the National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database. Good for searching clinical psychology journals. For additional information click here.
- World Database of Happiness
Described as a "continuous register of scientific research on subjective appreciation of life" directed by Ruut Veenhoven from the Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Useful APS Links
Other Relevant Organisations