PsycINFO is an astracting and indexing database with more than 3 million records devoted to peer-reviewed literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health.
PsycINFO covers psychological practice and research as well as the related clinical, social and biological disciplines.
You can search PsycINFO by looking for keywords in the title/abstract of documents or search by author name.
You can also search for information on a particular subject by using the thesaurus.
The major emphasis of the database is on original research, while case studies, literature reviews, surveys and discussions are also covered. Detailed abstracts are provided for all documents in the database, except dissertations.
This authoritative resource also contains full text access to many journals in the field of psychology and related disciplines.
PsycINFO includes information on drug and behavioural therapy, treatment of disease, drug addiction, developmental psychology, and educational psychology, as well as the psychological aspects of such areas as linguistics, social processes, pharmacology, physiology, nursing, education, anthropology, business and law.