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First Assignment


I'm Doug Broadbent-Yale, the Academic Librarian for Social Sciences. I've put together this guide to highlight resources and support that will help you as you study Psychology here at UEA. Please contact me if you need some further help - or attend one of my regular drop-in sessions.

Citations, referencing and avoiding plagiarism

Research methods


The preminent associations in the world of English Language psychology are the American Psychological Association and the British Psychological Society. They have a wealth of information on their websites, including news, research, advice to members, events and blogs.



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Learn and relax at the same time with these psychology TV series!

To find programs shown on UK TV channels use the Box of Broadcasts (BOB) resource


Here are two sites with free textbook and online learning content that might be useful for revision or understanding concepts.

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Key resources for Psychology

There are tens of thousands of books and ebooks related to Psychology available via Library Search Books, and journal articles and more via Library Search Journals. Here are some other resources you may find useful:

Other useful resources for Psychology

Dictionaries, glossaries and reference works

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Whether you are starting a new piece of research or wanting to revise a particular area, reference works and dictionaries can be a useful resource at different points in your studies

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Do you know of any other good Psychology podcasts? Email me and I will add them to this guide!

Academic Librarian - Social Sciences

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Doug Broadbent-Yale
Room 1.17, The Library

Office hours: 7.45 - 17.45 Monday to Thursday
01603 591712

Librarian drop-in

Come along and ask any question you want

Library Conference Room (Floor 0) during term time

Mondays 12:00-13:00

Tuesdays 13:00-14:00

Useful Psychology websites

Newspapers and Magazines

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Sometimes a quick video can explain an idea in a very clear and concise way. Try starting with one of these channels.

To find programs shown on UK TV channels use the Box of Broadcasts (BOB) resource

Sociology resources