PSYC 2967 - Theory & Issues in Human Development
Library Instruction for
Theory & Issues in Human Development; PSYC 2967
I. Basics you need to know – the Foundations
1. Interlibrary Loan https://illiad.lib.rpi.edu/illiad/YRM/logon.html
Register to use ILL when you need resources (books, journal articles, conference
proceedings etc.) the library doesn’t have. Takes an average of 3 days.
2. Connect NY – look for books that we
don’t have but are available through the
consortium and delivered to Folsom in one to two days. Can use this system if we have a
book but it is checked out.
Topic - Sociocultural
1. Encyclopedias for overview and general
Handbook of Psychology - Search Vygotsky* Section Title (1
Theory Section Title (2nd box)
2. Journal Articles using the
Search: Vygotsky* theory (Abstract) OR
Sociocultural factor* (Abstract) (1 box)
Education (Abstract) (2nd box)
Sort : by relevance
ERIC – [use for journal articles - EJ; and documents such
as disserations, conference papers, and reports -ED]
Professional Development Collection
The above databases can be searched as a group using EBSCOhost.