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PSYC 3311 Library Lab: Pre-Assignment

Use the resources on this guide to complete your library assignment.

Introduction to the PsycINFO Library Lab

Part of this class is the completion of a library lab. In order to be prepared, please read the materials, view the videos, and respond to the questions on this page. After you're done, click on the "Lab Materials" tab above to view the lab materials and your lab report (your instructor will give you the password to access the report).

Popular and Scholarly Sources

This 4-minute video explains how and why popular and scholarly sources are different.

View this before you complete the library lab.

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Peer Review

This 3-minute video explains the process of peer review and why it's important.

View this before you complete the library lab.

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Respond to These Questions

Complete this exercise after you have viewed the videos and read the articles.