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Psychology Resources: Home

Welcome to Psychology!

This guide is meant to help students and faculty do research in the area of psychology by bringing together relevant resources available through the library as well as on the internet.

Thoughts, Approaches, Subfields

Psychology has many theories, schools of thought, approaches, concepts, disciplines, subfields, subgroups, subtopics, subareas as this list implies. By searching the Internet simply under "Psychology" one would miss important material that may be found under a discipline or subfield of psychology.  This partial list is to direct you into a more specific search.

Partial List of Schools of Thought/Approaches/Theories                               

  • Behaviorism
  • Cognitivism
  • Existentialism
  • Functionalism
  • Gestalt
  • Humanism
  • Structuralism


  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Analytical Psychology
  • Applied Psychology
  • Behavioral Psychology
  • Biological Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Comparative Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Experiemental Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Industrial-Organizational Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Personality Psychology
  • Physiological Psychology 
  • Social Psychology