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Psychological, Health, and Educational Tests: Print Resources

This Guide presents a selection of online and print resources related to test instruments in the fields of psychology, health, and education.

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The following list of resources can be found in the Bobst library, in the 1st and 5th floor reference centers unless otherwise indicated. Most of these materials fit into one of a few subsections:

Print resources that provide actual instruments.

Print resources that provide reviews and/or purchasing information.

Print resources that discuss the development of tests, the use of tests, how tests function, or terminology associated with tests.


 

Sample BobCat Search Terms

To search by subject in BobCat, go the the drop-down menu under the search bar and select "In subject" rather than "Anywhere in the record." Some examples of helpful subject headings are listed below. These subject headings may lead to resources that provide information about tests and measures, such as: reviews of tests, descriptions of tests, development of tests and measures, etc. (This list of subject headings is not comprehensive.)  
 

Achievement tests

Aptitude Tests

Attitude (Psychology) -- Testing

Behavioral assessment

Behavioral assessment of children

Behavioral assessment of teenagers

Character tests 

Competency-based educational tests 

Criterion-referenced tests

Educational Indicators 

Educational Measurement

Education, Tests and Measurements

Educational Testing Service

Educational tests and measurements 

Examinations

GED Tests

Health risk assessment

Health Status Indicators 

Intelligence Tests

Neuropsychological tests

Pain Measurement

Personality Assessment

Personality tests

Psychiatric rating scales

Psychiatric Status Rating Scales

Psychodiagnostics

Psychological Tests

Psychological tests and testing

Psychological tests for children

Psychometrics

Test anxiety

Test bias  

Test of English as a Foreign Language

Test-taking skills 
 

In addition, databases such as:

and others offer extensive indexing that may lead to other resources pertaining to tests and measures. This research guide also provides a list of suggested databases and their descriptions.  

Print resources that provide actual instruments

Print resources that provide reviews and/or purchasing information

Print resources that discuss the development of tests, use of tests, how tests function, or terminology associated with tests

Librarian Resources

Have Questions?

Contact one of the librarians listed here for more in-depth help:

Jill Conte, Psychology - jill.conte@nyu.edu

Susan Jacobs, Health Sciences - susan.jacobs@nyu.edu

Melissa Beuoy, Education - melissa.beuoy@nyu.edu