To access the complete list of databases recommended for COUN research, please follow these steps:
Use Google Scholar to search through thousands of journals, many of which the Pollak Library owns. You can also find patents and legal documents with Google Scholar.
By using Google Scholar via the Pollak Library, you have access to a special "Pollak Library Find It!" link in order to determine if a particular item of interest is available full-text online, in print, or through interlibrary loan.
If you experience a challenge with connecting to Google Scholar from off campus, the information on this page offers one way to configure Google Scholar so that it connects with resources available through the Pollak Library.
APA PsycInfo allows you to limit your search to a specific methodology or set of methodologies. One methodology field in APA PsycInfo offers you the opportunity to search specifically for empirical studies.
Direct Link to Methodology Field Values Document (American Psychological Association PDF)
Sample Search Using Methodology Field Values (American Psychological Association tutorial)
PsycINFO organizes its content according to a system of classification codes. When searching PsycINFO, you have the option to locate material based on these codes.
Direct Link to Classification Codes Document (American Psychological Association PDF)