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Psychology Subject Guide: Tests & Measures

Research resources for psychology and related disciplines and topics.

Tests & Measures in PsycINFO

PsycINFO includes a "Tests & Measures" field that provides information about the instruments used in a study and can be used to limit your search.  For article records that include this information, you'll find it underneath the abstract with the other classification information:

 

You can use this information to search for tests and measures, either by selecting the "TM" option from the search field dropdown menu:

 

Or by finding it in the advanced search options menu:

 

PsycINFO uses the "[appended]" identifier for articles that include a copy of their measures within the full text:

 

You can combine this with a keyword search in order to find the full texts of tests and measures that have been used with a particular topic:

Books & eBooks

Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs

Additional Sources