Psychological Experiments Online

psychological experiments online

Psychological Experiments Online synthesizes the most important psychological experiments of the 20th and 21st centuries. The collection pairs 75 hours of audio and video recordings of the original experiments (when existent) with 40,000 pages of primary-source documents. These rare materials shed new light on the studies that have shaped contemporary understandings of key psychological issues such as conformity, power, obedience, delayed gratification, responsibility, aggression, conditioning, false memory, bias, prejudice, ethics, nurture, motivation, perception, and judgment.

The impact of the featured studies is far-reaching across fields as diverse as sociology, business, advertising, economics, political science, law, ethics, and the arts.

Review experiments such as Solomon Asch’s conformity, B.F. Skinner’s research with pigeons, Stanley Milgram’s research on obedience to authority, Albert Bandura’s Bobo Doll, and John B. Watson’s Little Albert experiment are just a few of those included.

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New Geriatrics guide

The new Geriatrics guide has links to books, calculators and assessment tools, government and NGO web sites as well as AGS content: Geriatrics at Your Fingertips and Geriatrics Review Syllabus Teaching Slides. Check it out and send recommendations for additional resources to the Liaison Librarians identified on the page.

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Live Chat Now Available!

Have a question about library resources or services? Need help finding articles or with research efforts? The PCOM Library now offers an Ask-a-Librarian live chat feature on our website to provide immediate help with these and other questions. You can also text messages directly to 215-987-3999.

You can begin chatting from either our Contact page, LibGuides home page or directly on the Library home page (see below).

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When there’s no librarian available, e-mail us at library@pcom.edu or galibrary@pcom.edu and we’ll reply to your question as soon as we can. Please check it out and let us know what you think!

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Psychotherapy.net Video Collection

PCOM Library now offers access to psychotherapy.net which streams over 100 video demonstrations of psychotherapy and counseling sessions–featuring leading contributors and covering a wide range of modalities, populations and approaches.

  • Customizable clip-making
  • View synchronized transcripts
  • Search a transcript by keyword and click on the results so you can easily go to specific points in a video
  • Highlight content in the transcript to move and/or repeat a specific section of a video with ease
  • View captions

Please email library@pcom.edu and tell us what you think.

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UpToDate Mobile – Get it in 3 easy steps

PCOM Library now has UpToDate access for your mobile device!
The UpToDate app is available for Android™, iPhone® and iPad®, and Windows 8 phones and tablets. Download on up to 2 devices.

  1. Register with UpToDate by linking from the PCOM library website.
  2. Download the app.
  3. Login and go!

Contact your campus library if you need assistance.
30 Day re-verification is required (complete verification by logging in to UpToDate from PCOM Library at least once every 30 days).

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BrowZine Newsstand App

Have an iPad or Android tablet?

Use BrowZine Newsstand to find, browse, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available from the PCOM Library. Download the free BrowZine app from the App Store. When you open BrowZine for the first time, you will see a list of schools; select “PCOM” then enter your ID and Password. Select the subject areas, and start browsing! You won’t have to login ever again.

Articles discovered through BrowZine can easily be sent to Zotero, Dropbox, iAnnotate, or several other services to integrate with your existing workflow. Once retrieved and saved, an article can be accessed without the need of an internet connection.

Stay tuned for information on availability for other tablets. Questions? Email library@pcom.edu

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LWW Osteopathic Medicine Book Collection

The LWW Osteopathic Medicine Book Collection contains 7 core osteopathic medicine titles:

  • Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques by PCOM’s own Drs. Nicholas
  • 5-Minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult
  • Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Greenman’s Principles of Manual Medicine
  • An Osteopathic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Pocket Manual of OMT
  • Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine
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PCOM Library Goes Mobile

Be sure to bookmark http://libguides.pcom.edu/mobile/2068 for mobile-friendly library access.

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Academic Program Library Liaisons

Each academic program has Library staff members assigned to help students and faculty find books, retrieve articles, and effectively search and manage information resources. Your Liaison is your first line of contact with the library and will help you navigate its many resources. Contact your Liaison whenever you have questions about resources, library policies, or instruction. More information can be found at the following page.

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The F.I.T.T. Program

The F.I.T.T. Program (Financial Information for Today and Tomorrow) was designed by the Financial Aid Office for PCOM students to encourage debt management and financial literacy. Includes budgeting, loan management, salary information and more.

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Goodreads

PCOM Library's Bookshelf

Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2014
5 of 5 stars
Authoritative, evidence-based coverage of more than 1,000 diseases and disorders, along with a concise synopsis of diagnosis and treatment. Great help.
tagged: medicine

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