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PS388: Abnormal Psychology (Nash)

This research guide has been prepared for students enrolled in PS388 with Professor Nash.

Reference Sources

Encyclopedias (e-books)
Specialized subject encyclopedias are a good starting point for information on a topic.


Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5
Print book available at the library; not available as an e-book. Online-only students may use the library's Scan on Demand service (link below) to request a chapter or an entry for a specific disorder from the DSM-5. We will scan it and send you a PDF file. Click here to view the DSM-5 Table of Contents, and contact us if you need help.

e-Books

Search Ebook Central for e-books on your topic. 

Tip: You have an option to create a personal Ebook Central Account. You do not need to create an account to search the collection or read books online, but you do need an account to copy text, download chapters or entire books, and use the "bookshelf" and other features. 

Books at the Library

Search the library catalog (Encore)

You can use the library's catalog to find many books and other materials such as videos, government publications, and more. 

Scan on Demand

Online-only students may use the library's Scan on Demand service to request a chapter from any print book in the library collection. We will scan it and send you a PDF file.