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JoVE - the Journal of Visualized Experiments

The Library now subscribes to JoVE Neuroscience and JoVE Behavior, as well as JoVE Biology, JoVE Medicine, JoVE Immunology & Infection and JoVE BioengineeringJoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, is the world's first peer reviewed scientific video journal. 

On a short-term basis (and possibly longer) the library's subscription includes these sections of the Science Education database: Essentials of NeuroscienceGeneral Laboratory Techniques, and Basic Methods in Cellular Molecular Biology (Ask for details.)

Online Access to DSM 5

DSM-5 is available online to NU affiliates.  It is part of a package called PsychiatryOnline Premium collection and includes the DSM 5, DSM IV, DSM IV handbook, clinical case book, practice guidelines from the American Psychiatric Association, and other core texts.  Learn more about the DSM, how it's used, and the most recent revision.

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Key Resources

  • PsycINFO
    The American Psychological Association's flagship database of 2.4 million articles, books and other international documents in psychology going back over a century. Over 90% of the titles indexed in PsycInfo are peer-reviewed.
  • ERIC -- for literature searches related to education-- school psychology, school counseling, program effectiveness, testing, etc.
  • DSM 5 - the authoritative handbook used for the diagnosis of mental disorders.

For more suggested databases, see Core Resources for Article Searching in Psychology and Behavioral Sciences.

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