Research Guide for

PSYC 2200 Abnormal Psychology (Cikanek)

Using Combined Search

How to find a scholarly article using the Normandale Combined Search: 

Recommended Databases for your research:
  1. PsycArticle
  2. Health Research Premium Collection
  3. Nursing and Allied Helat
  4. MEDLINE/PubMed
  5. ScienceDirect

How to find a newspaper article using the Normandale Combined Search:

Understand & Evaluate Your Sources

How to identify a scholarly article:


How to read a scholarly article:



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Access Databases from Off Campus

Access Databases from Off Campus
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Research Reminder Videos

Choosing and Using Keywords. From California State University, San Bernardino


As you write your paper, you'll need to cite passages and ideas from the sources you've found. Check with your professor which style is preferred for your class or subject matter.