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Psychology: Books


Search these collections of online books and view the text at your desktop.  Some ebooks are freely accessible through the Internet while others will prompt you to login with your WATCARD barcode and last name. 

Psychology Call Numbers

If you're not sure exactly what you're looking for, you may browse the shelves at the following call number locations:

BF 1-990: Psychology, including:

BF 309-499: Cognition
BF 501-505: Motivation
BF 511-593: Emotion
BF 692-692.5: Sexual behaviour
BF 698-698.9: Personality
BF 712-724.85: Developmental psychology

HM 1001-1281: Social psychology

HV 1-9960: Social pathology; Criminology, including:

HV 5001-5840: Drugs & alcohol
HV 6001-7220.5: Criminology
HV 7231-9960: Criminal justice administration

QP 351-495: Neuropsychology

RC 435-571: Psychiatry

RJ 499-507: Child psychiatry

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