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Psychology

Archived web links

Web links

Here is a list of recommended web links:

Psychological societies

http://www.psywww.com/resource/deptlist.htm
Psychology Departments on the Web. Worldwide list of university psychology departments, searchable by country
http://www.lib.uwaterloo.ca/society/psychol_soc.html
Scholarly Societies Project: Psychology. With numerous links to scholarly societies in psychology.
http://www.scholarly-societies.org/neuropsychiat_soc.html
Scholarly Societies Project: Neurosciences & Psychiatry. With numerous links.
http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/psy.html
Psychological Societies. List of psychological societies around the world.
http://www.apa.org/
American Psychological Association. Massive site with many useful links.
http://www.psychologicalscience.org/
Association for Psychological Science. With many links to other websites.
http://www.bps.org.uk/
British Psychological Society. With news about psychology, a research digest, and much else besides.
http://smg.bps.org.uk/
Student Members Group. Site for the Student Members Group of the British Psychological Society.
http://www.cpa.ca/
Canadian Psychological Association. In English and French.
http://www.dgps.de/
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie. The German Psychological Society. In German..
http://www.eps.ac.uk/
Experimental Psychology Society. 'For the furtherance of scientific enquiry within the field of Psychology'.
http://www.psychonomic.org/
Psychonomic Society. Dedicated to promoting communication of scientific research in psychology and allied sciences..
http://www.abainternational.org/
Association for Behavior Analysis International. Dedicated to 'the growth and vitality of behavior analysis'.
http://www.cognitivesciencesociety.org/
Cognitive Science Society. Interdisciplinary research in artificial intelligence, linguistics, anthropology, psychology, neuroscience, philosophy, and education.
http://www.cogneurosociety.org/
Cognitive Neuroscience Society. Committed to the development of mind and brain research.
http://www.casbs.org/
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. Dedicated to advancing knowledge about human behaviour.
http://www.gestalttheory.net/
Society for Gestalt Theory and its Applications. 'Promoting the Gestalt-theoretical perspective in research and practice.'

 Online publications and databases

http://www.apa.org/monitor/
Monitor on Psychology. The American Psychological Association magazine.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/
ScienceDirect. An online database of books and journal articles in psychology.
http://www.apa.org/pubs/databases/psycarticles/index.aspx
PsycARTICLES. Full-text articles from journals published mainly by the American Psychological Association.
http://www.apa.org/pubs/databases/psycinfo/index.aspx
PsycINFO database. Indexing some 2,000 psychology journals and including dissertations, books, and reports.
http://www.apa.org/pubs/videos/index.aspx
APA Videos. Information and purchasing site for a wide range of psychology videos and DVDs.
http://psychclassics.yorku.ca/author.htm
Classics in the History of Psychology. 19th- and 20th-century publications, with full-text versions..
http://www.bps.org.uk/publications/journals/journals
BPS Journals. Information about journals published by the British Psychological Society.
http://www.bps.org.uk/publications/research-digest/research-...
BPS Research Digest. The British Psychological Society's free fortnightly digest of current research findings.
http://www.psycline.org/
Psycline. A journal and article locator.
http://www.psymeet.com/psymeet/index.shtml
Search Resources. List of links for searching mental health and psychiatry resources on the web.
http://journalseek.net/psyc.htm
Genamics JournalSeek. A searchable database of psychology journals, categorized by topic areas.

 General psychology

http://www.psychwww.com/
Psych Web. A megasite of psychology resources for students and lecturers.
http://www.wisdomportal.com/Psychology.html
Psychology Resources on the Internet. A massive collection of resources on a wide range of topics.
http://www.apa.org/topics/
Psychology Topics. Extensive list of psychology topics, with associated articles and resources.
http://allpsych.com/
AllPsych Online. A virtual psychology classroom for psychology students.
http://78.158.56.101/archive/psychology/s.php@p=216&db=psychology.ltsn.ac.uk%253A470330795523.html
The Higher Education Academy Psychology Network. Useful information about psychology practicals.
http://www.units.muohio.edu/psybersite/
Psybersite. Web tutorials for learning about a wide range of topics in psychology.

 Biological and comparative psychology

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/introb.html#tn
Neuroscience for Kids. Accessible website dealing with many aspects of neuroscience.
http://www.pigeon.psy.tufts.edu/psych26/history.htm
Important Scientists in the Early Development of Comparative Cognition. Information on Darwin, Pavlov, Thorndike, etc.
http://animalbehaviorsociety.org/
Animal Behavior Society. 'Founded to encourage and promote the study of animal behavior.'
http://www.neurosurgery.org/cybermuseum/pre20th/crowbar/crowbar.html
American Crowbar Case. Phineas Gage's brain injury and nineteenth century theories of cerebral localization.
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/brain/
Probe the Brain. Activities to learn about brain structure and function.
http://www.hedweb.com/gooddrug.htm
Good Drug Guide. Massive guide to drugs and their effects.
http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/neurotut.html
Basic Neural Processes. A collection of tutorials on neural functions.
http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~lwh/drugs/
Drugs, Brains and Behavior. Full-text book by C. Robin Timmons and Leonard W. Hamilton (1990).
http://www.psych.ucsb.edu/research/cep/primer.html
Evolutionary Psychology: A Primer. Full-text book, by Leda Cosmides and John Tooby (1997).
http://www.sfn.org/
Society for Neuroscience. Advancing the study of the brain and nervous system.

 Cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience, and cognitive science

http://cogprints.org/view/subjects/psyc.html
Cogprints. Free access to thousands of psychology articles online, subdivided by areas.
http://www.sjdm.org/
Society for Judgment and Decision Making. With useful links to relevant websites.
http://www.dualtask.org/
Dual Task. Demonstrations and information about human multi-task performance and attention limits.
http://www.g2conline.org/?gclid=CNajoaHC67QCFQRnOgodom8AZA
Genes to Cognition Online. Neuroscience: disorders, cognitive processes, research.
http://users.ecs.soton.ac.uk/harnad/Papers/Py104/loftus.mem.html
Formation of False Memories. Informative discussion by Elizabeth Loftus.
http://wordnet.princeton.edu/wordnet/
WordNet. English nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms.
http://www.cnbc.cmu.edu/
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition. Investigation of neural mechanisms in human cognitive abilities.

 Intelligence

http://www.intelltheory.com/
Human Intelligence. Includes biographies and interactive map of the history of intelligence theory and testing.
http://www.danielgoleman.info/topics/emotional-intelligence/
Daniel Goleman. Blog about emotional intelligence by one of its pioneers.
http://www.cs.bath.ac.uk/~jjb/web/uni.html
Understanding Natural Intelligence. With a list of useful papers and books.

 

Perception

http://www.illusionworks.com/
Illusions, Perception & Cognitive Science. Al Seckel's collection of visual illusions, with references and links.
http://www.ritsumei.ac.jp/~akitaoka/index-e.html
Akiyoshi's illusion pages. Spectacular collection of visual illusions.
http://www.simplypsychology.org/perception-theories.html
SimplyPsychology. Theories of perception.
http://sulcus.berkeley.edu/FLM/MS/Physio.Percept.html
Physiology of Perception. Explanations and diagrams to explain the physiology of perception.

 

Personality

http://buros.unl.edu/buros/jsp/search.jsp
Test Reviews Online. Reviews of psychological tests from the Mental Measurements Yearbook.
http://ipip.ori.org/ipip/
International Personality Item Pool. IPIP, providing free personality tests for research in psychology.
http://pandc.ca/
Personality & Consciousness. Links to articles on personality theorists such as Adler, Jung, Lewin, and Maslow.
http://www.uky.edu/~eushe2/Pajares/self-efficacy.html
Information on Self-efficacy. Massive site about self-efficacy, its measurement, and Albert Bandura's theories.
https://personality-project.org/
Personality Project. A collection of web pages devoted to the academic study of personality.
http://repgrid.com/
Personal Construct Psychology. Site devoted to the system developed by George Kelly.

 

Social psychology

http://www.socialpsychology.org/
Social Psychology Network. With over 14,000 links, plus resources in social psychology teaching and research.
http://www.prisonexp.org/
Stanford Prison Experiment. The official website, describing the classic experiment.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/ programmes/p0038x9c
Altruism. Listen online to the BBC In Our Time debate about altruism.
http://muskingum.edu/~psych/psycweb/history/milgram.htm
Stanley Milgram. Biography and overview of his research into obedience and other issues.
http://psychology.wikia.com/wiki/Social_Cognition_Paper_Archive_and_Information_Centre
Social Cognition Paper Archive. Articles and links to social psychology researchers.
https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/
Project Implicit. Demonstrations and research information about the Implicit Association Test.
http://www.sesp.org/
Society of Experimental Social Psychology. 'A scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of social psychology.'

 

Positive psychology

http://www.ppc.sas.upenn.edu/
Positive Psychology Center. Promoting research, training, education, and the dissemination of positive psychology
http://www.cappeu.com
Centre for Applied Positive Psychology. Promoting the science and practice of positive psychology.
http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-814228.html
TED Studies: Psychology - Understanding Happiness. Videos of short lectures.

Developmental psychology

http://www.eadp.info/links/
European Association of Developmental Psychology. With useful developmental psychology links..
http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/
British Dyslexia Association. With links to information about dyslexia.
http://www.psychology.sunysb.edu/attachment/index.html
Resources and commentary on attachment from the New York Attachment Consortium..

Sleep and dreams

http://www.sleephomepages.org/
Sleep Home Pages. A portal to many web sites with information about sleep.
http://www.sleepnet.com/
Sleepnet. Many links to sites about sleep, sleep disorders, and dreams.
http://psych.ucsc.edu/dreams/
Dreamresearch. Information about using content analysis to study dreams.

Mental health

http://psychcentral.com/
PsychCentral. Mental health network, with information and support networks for mental health.
http://www.aedweb.org/web/index.php
Academy for Eating Disorders. Information about all eating disorders.
http://www.bacp.co.uk/
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. With many links.
http://rebt-cbt.net/
REBT-CBT. Rational emotive behaviour therapy and cognitive behaviour therapy, with podcasts and articles.
http://www.simplypsychology.org/cognitive-therapy.html
SimplyPsychology. Straightfoward discussions of types of behaviour therapy.
http://www.apahelpcenter.org/
APA Help Center. American Psychological Association's brochures, tips, and articles on psychological and emotional issues.
http://www.stress.org/
The American Institute of Stress. Clearing house for information on all stress-related subjects.

Research resources

http://www.surveymonkey.com/Default.aspx
SurveyMonkey. An online site for creating surveys.
http://www.randomizer.org/
Research Randomizer. For assigning experimental participants or subjects randomly to treatment conditions.
http://www.onlinepsychresearch.co.uk/participants/current-studies/
Online Psychology Research. Participate in psychology studies currently running on the internet.
http://psych.hanover.edu/research/exponnet.html
Psychological Research on the Net. Categorized list of experiments on the internet to participate in.
http://pics.psych.stir.ac.uk/
Psychological Image Collection at Stirling. Including a database of faces for use in research.
http://www.data-archive.ac.uk/
UK Data Archive. The largest UK collection of social sciences digital data.
http://surveynet.ac.uk/sqb/
Social Survey Question Bank. Examples to assist with the design of new survey questionnaires.
http://www.apa.org/pubs/databases/psyccritiques/index.aspx
PsycCRITIQUES. American Psychological Association database of reviews of psychology books.
http://www2.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/pa765/statnote.htm
Statnotes. Useful information about multivariate statistics.

Ethics

http://www.apa.org/ethics/
APA Ethics Office. Ethical guidelines issued by the American Psychological Association.
http://www.bps.org.uk/what-we-do/ethics-standards/ethics-standards/
Ethics and Code of Conduct. Ethical guidelines issued by the British Psychological Society.
http://neuroethics.upenn.edu/
Neuroethics. Ethical issues emerging from different branches of clinical and basic neuroscience.

Careers

http://www.bps.org.uk/careers-education-training/careers-education-and-training
Careers in Psychology. Advice from the British Psychological Society.
http://www.apa.org/careers/resources/guides/careers.pdf
Careers in Psychology. Booklet from the American Psychological Association.
http://psych.hanover.edu/gradframe.html
Career Decision Aids. List of links to web pages useful for psychology careers advice.

 Prominent psychologists

http://mechanism.ucsd.edu/~bill/research/ANAUT.html
Biographies of Major Contributors to Cognitive Science. Expanded from Companion to Cognitive Science (Blackwell, 1988).
http://www.psychwww.com/books/interp/toc.htm
Interpretation of Dreams. Full-text online version of Sigmund Freud's book.
http://www.freud.org.uk/
Freud Museum. Site of the Sigmund Freud Museum in London.
http://www.uky.edu/~eushe2/Pajares/james.html
William James. Massive site dedicated to this pioneer of US psychology.
http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/jung.html
Carl Jung. Biography and description of Jung's theories.
http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/maslow.html
Abraham Maslow. Biography and description of his theory of the hierarchy of needs.
http://www.maslow.org/main.php
Maslow Nidus. Collection of papers, portions of books, and biography of Abraham Maslow.
http://www.piaget.org/index.html
Jean Piaget Society: Information about the Swiss developmental psychologist.
http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/skinner.html
B. F. Skinner. A biography of and a description of Skinner's work.
http://www.nrogers.com/carlrogers.html
Carl Rogers. Biographical pages about Carl Rogers and the humanistic psychology movement.

 

Miscellaneous

http://www.indiana.edu/~kinsey/index.html
Kinsey Institute. For Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction.
http://www.theassc.org/eprints_archive
Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness. With a searchable list of free articles.
http://www.myscp.org/
Society for Consumer Psychology. With additional links.
http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/Mind/
Mind and Body: René Descartes to William James. Full-text book by Robert H. Wozniak (1992).
http://www.behavior.org/
The Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies. With information on behaviour analysis.