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Psyc 90: The Seven Sins of Memory

SAGE Knowledge Books and Reference

Some tips for searching "SAGE Knowledge Books and Reference" :click on the Advanced Search link and put in search terms related to your specific topic. Scroll down to "Content Types" and under the reference category, select Encyclopedias and any other relevant items. 

Elsevier encyclopedias

Other Reference Resources

Video Tutorial: Finding an Ebook

To discover books and ebooks, go to ASA, the library catalog near the top of the library homepage.  See this video tutorial about how to limit your search in ASA to ebooks. .Also, see the  Ebooks library guide.   

Using Google

One source of background information is Google

Try using the advanced Google search interface.

Evaluate what you find, using the "Evaluating .Web Resources" box; see the next box.

Evaluating Web Resources

Web resources can be rich sources of information on a topic, but when conducting research, it's important to consider the quality and accuracy of sites you visit on the open web. Use the CRAPP test to determine whether a web resource is trustworthy: