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PSY 289 - Downtown - Psychology Research Methods: Find Books

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  • Request books from another campus. Click Request. 

    • Enter your MyPima username and password
    • Choose a pickup location:  Downtown Campus Library
    • Your book arrives in about two working days. We will email you.
    • Pick it up at the circulation desk.


Browse the book shelves

We arrange books by the Library of Congress system. Browse in these sections:

BF  1-2000

RC 400-600

Is it scholarly?

1. A scholarly book is written by an expert in the discipline of psychology. And it will be written with other experts in mind.

2. A scholarly book will formally cite all of its sources.  This will include in-text citations and a list of references.

3. If a book is published by a university press (Oxford University Press) or a scholarly association (American Psychological Association), then it is probably scholarly.