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The Library at the University of Hawaii Windward Community College

Selected Information Resources in Personality Psychology

Writing and Research Resources


An interactive, step-by-step guide through the research process. Includes the Assignment Calculator and citation builders.

Narrowing Topics html powerpoint

Internet Resources for Writing

Research topics, news sources, organizations, online databases, search engines, grammar help, and more.

Resource for Citing Sources

Includes tutorials and fill-in-the-blank citation builders for the APA (and other) citation styles.

General Information Resources

Psychology Reference Books

The WCC Library has several psychology dictionaries and encyclopedias, including:

APA Dictionary of Psychology. REF BF31 .A63 2007
The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior. REF BF31 .E5 1994
Encyclopedia of Psychology. REF BF31 .E52 2000
Handbook of Child Psychology. REF BF721 .H242 2006

Hawaii Voyager Catalog

Find materials in UH Libraries such as books, ebooks, and videos.


An electronic book collection. Search full-text books. Login with your UH ID number. Installation of ebrary Reader program required.

Ebsco Journal Databases

Try the Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection, Academic Search Premier, and the Religion and Philosophy Collection to find and print journal and magazine articles. Login with your UH ID number.

Science Direct
Search for articles in scholarly journals. Login with your UH ID number.
Science-only search engine. No login needed..

Librarian's Index to the Internet

Annotated descriptions of librarian-selected quality information sources on the Internet. Browse through their subject tree, or search for sites related to your subject.

General Psychology Resources

Controversies in Psychology

This book by Philip Banyard discusses dozens of issues in psychology. Login to ebrary with your UH ID number. Installation of ebrary Reader program required.

Current Topics in Psychology

Links to articles, websites, and research tools


Portal to information resources for students, practitioners, and researchers.

Personality Psychology Resources

Personality Scholar

A collection of articles and links to information on various personality theories.

Personality Theories

A collection of essays and resources related to many personality theorists.


Updated 2/19/08 by Tara Severns