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Psychology

For the subject area Psychology, the Mannheim University Library provides you with literature, access to databases, and further search options.

Come and attend one of our numerous courses if you want to learn how to make better use of our subject-specific resources and services or if you want to improve your academic research and writing skills. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

Research

Databases

E-journals

In the Elektronischen Zeitschriftenbibliothek - Electronic Journals Library (EZB) and the Primo catalog you will find e-journals related to the field of Psychology.

E-books

Mannheim University Library offers a large range of e-books. All e-books licenced by Mannheim University library can be found in the Primo catalog.

Especially interesting e-books collections for the subject psychology:

Research data

Research data of researchers at Mannheim University can be archived and published at the Mannheim Research Data Repository (MADATA).

Subject-specific research data repositories for psychology are PsychData or the datorium of the GESIS - Leibniz-Institut für Sozialwissenschaften

The Registry of Research Data Repositories offers you an overview of different research data repositories. For accessing scientific research data use DataCite.

Subject-specific Internet resources

Locating resources

In the library section A3 you will find subject-specific literature for psychology in open stacks as well as in the library section A5 for social psychology. The literature in both of the liberaries is non-circulation material. Only academic staff and full-time employees of the University of Mannheim are entitled to borrow items from these libraries.

In the Central Lending Library Schloss Westfluegel you will find literature for the subject psychology that you can borrow with your ecUM card or UB chip card.

In the textbook collection that is also located in the Central Lending Library Schloss Westfluegel students of Mannheim University and students of cooperating institutions can borrow textbooks.

All literature available at Mannheim University Library is listed in the Primo Catalog.

Local research institutions

Journal rankings

Scientific journals in the subject area psychology are often rated by impact factor. The impact factor of a journal indicates how many articles of this journal were cited in other scientific journals.

Impact factors for scientific journals in the field of social sciences are listed in the database Social Sciences Citation Index or directly in the section Journal Citation Reports.

Courses and Tutorials

We offer courses on research skills in the subject area Psychology on a regular basis. You can access our tutorials online at any time. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

Academic Writing and Research

The collection of the Mannheim University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on academic writing and research, for example:

With our courses and consulting services we strive to support you in every way we can.

My library account Available Seats Opening Hours Information & Advice Chat (Mon-Fri 10am-6pm)
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+49 621 181 2948
Schloss Schneckenhof West
D 68131 Mannheim
Germany