To search for journal articles on a topic, use the databases listed under Psychology. Here are a few recommended databases for research on personality psychology:
Contains citations with abstracts to articles and other documents in all areas of psychology and the behavioural sciences.
Produced and updated weekly by the American Psychological Association (APA).
Date Coverage: 1806-present; book content from 1987-present
Provides access to articles in APA journals on current issues in psychology
Date Coverage: 1988 - present
Provides citations with abstracts to articles, books and other written materials on sociology Topics include methodology, history, and technology of sociology; social psychology; group interactions; management and complex organizations; mass phenomena; social change; rural and urban sociology; sociology of religion, arts, education, science ; social welfare; community development; planning and forecasting; studies in poverty and violence; clinical sociology.
Date Coverage: 1952 - present
A multidisciplinary abstract and citation database of research literature and web sources.
Provides worldwide coverage available of scientific, technical, medical and social sciences literature. More than half of Scopus content originates from Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Updated daily.
Date Coverage: 2000 - present
To find articles on your topic, start with a keyword search. To retrieve a copy of an article in non-fulltext databases, use the GET IT! to determine if the library has access to a copy of that article.