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Find journals and newspapers subscribed to by St. Thomas. Enter all or the beginning of the title (e.g., New York Times or Harvard).
Click on this button when you are in a database and you'll be linked to the full-text article if we have it.
It will also lead you to print sources we have.
If we don't have the article, you can click on the link to InterLibrary Loan and borrow it from another library.
Want more information? Watch this wonderful tutorial on the button and how to GET almost everything there is in libraries around ths world.
Off Campus Access
From off-campus, you will be directed to an intermediary screen and required to login with your UST username and password. This is your UST email username/password, not your Murphy login or your library barcode.
- For more information about your UST username and password, if you are a new user, or need to change your password, etc., see the IRT accounts/passwords page.
For more information or it you're having problems logging in:
Databases for Psychology
Start here when you need to find research in psychology.
Click on the TERM FINDER and type in personality (click on the tab above: term hierarchy
). Some examples:
- personality traits
- psychoanalytic personality factors
- person environment fit
- personality theory
- self actualization
- self monitoring (personality)
Put it together with your real-life application.
PsychiatryOnline (Including the DSM)
Finally, the DSM online! Includes all editions, supplements and revisions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, from the DSM to the DSM-IV-TR. Not only related textbooks -- the Casebook, the Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, and the Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry -- but also Practice Guidelines and self-assessment tools for study are included. Browse for a disorder in the DSM (like Bipolar Disorder) and you'll get links to related articles the American Psychiatric Association journals, the casebook, and the Handbook of Differential Diagnosis.
In the DSM Library box, click on View Entire DSM Library
to get older versions of the DSM.
Information and updates on the new Diagnostic Statistical Manual -- the DSMV.
Interesting new analyses of Personality Disorders and the committees' rationalizations (research they focused on).
On the top bar, click on Proposed Revisions, then on and then Personality Disorders.
PILOTS' goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events.
Especially useful for studies on resliliency.
Indexes articles on medicine published all over the world. Especially helpful for articles on biological theories of personality.
Search for personality in the MeSH database, scroll down to see the other terms included:
THE database for Education resources.
Excellent resource for articles on all aspects of child development: social, emotional, and cognitive, especially in relation to school.
Also good for children's adjustment to disability: learning, mental and physical.
Good info about diversity and development or mental health.
Summon searches many of our databases and content sources simultaneously. Try it out!
For a more focused or precision search, see our databases by subject, or Ask a Librarian.