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Research Guides

Psychology: Find Books

Need help? Reach out to Jylisa Doney (Social Sciences Librarian) for assistance.

Search the Library Catalog

The Library Catalog is the best place to find books and ebooks.

Type your topic into the search box to start your research.

Browse the Shelves

Use the call numbers below and our library floor maps to browse books related to psychology.

Description Call #
Psychological tests and testing BF 176 - 176.5
Experimental psychology BF 180 - 198.7
Developmental psychology BF 712 - 724.85
Industrial psychology HF 5548.7 - 5548.85
Social psychology HM 1001 - 1281
Neurophysiology and neuropsychology QP 351 - 495
Medicine/disease related to psychology R 726.5 - 726.8
Psychiatry RC 435- 571

Request a Book

  1. Locate your book by searching our library catalog
  2. To view availability, click on Find it, and then Request (if the item is not available in our library) 
  3. Enter your U of I NetID credentials
  4. Verify that your request is complete and submit
  5. You will be notified when your book has arrived

Use Interlibrary Loan

First time users: Visit the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) website to set-up your ILL account

  1. Locate the book you would like to request using the library catalog
  2. If the book is not available, or checked, click on Find it, and then Request
  3. Enter your U of I NetID credentials
  4. Verify book request to make sure all necessary fields are complete, and submit
  5. A record of the request should appear on your account page