Welcome to the PSY132 Guide! This guide is divided into several main parts, which can be accessed by clicking the tabs the left:
Find Articles -- This tab will provide information to help you find online articles, journals, magazines, and newspapers on your topic.
Find Books -- This tab will provide information on finding topical books available either at the GCC Library, online, or through another MCCCD library.
Find Video -- This tab will provide information to help you find DVDs and streaming video sources on your topic.
Scholarly, Trade, or Popular? -- Definitions, a short video, and an interactive quick lesson on identifying scholarly research from popular magazine articles or trade journals.
What Is Peer Review? -- A 3-minute video explaining the process of peer review required for scholarly publication.
Citation Guide -- A link to the full research guide on formatting requirements for APA, MLA, and Chicago citation styles.
NoodleTools Research and Citation Aid -- Need help with an APA reference list or citation? Use NoodleTools, a GCC database that teaches the elements of APA citation and generates citations from source input. Instructions for creating and using a free account.
Book Club Assignment: Details & Resources -- A description of the Book Club assignment and links to helpful resources, including book discussion questions and writing book reviews. For Dr. Worthy's sections of PSY132.
Book Club Assignment: Title Choices -- A list to the title choices for the Book Club assignment, with book descriptions and direct links to the library catalog. For Dr. Worthy's sections of PSY132.
Book Reviews: Writing Tips -- Information on the elements that make for a successful book review.
Public Library Links -- Links to local public libraries. Can't find a copy of the book you need at GCC? Try your local community library. Getting a library card is free and easy.
Ask a Librarian -- Contact a librarian for help via text, email, or phone. Or make an appointment for a one-on-one consultation with a librarian.