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Welcome

Welcome to the subject guide for Psychiatry and Psychology. Here you can find out how to find books and journals in the IoPPN library. You can also find out:

  • what databases are available at King's and the best ways of searching them
  • how to avoid plagiarism
  • how to manage references and make the most of bibliographic software

On this, the homepage of the guide, you will see the many ways you can contact Library Services, so please do not hesitate to get in touch.

The Guide also features some of the best web sites for finding out more about mental health, shows you how you can keep up to date with the latest developments and includes some of the latest news stories from the world of psychiatry and psychology.

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Our 'Getting Started' materials are available 24/7 from on or off campus under the KLaSS area of KEATS. 

Help with finding eresources

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Library Services provides access to a wide range of eresources for its students and staff: most of these databases and ejournals are available off campus, simply log in using your King's username and password.

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Ejournals - Library Services subscribes to over 25,000 electronic journals which are available to staff and students of King's College - see our ejournals page for more details.

Databases - King's subscribes to a broad range of electronic resources which can help you find articles and information for your research.  The type of database you should use will depend on your subject area - see the databases page for links to key  databases.

Ebooks - Library Services provides you with access to over 340,000 ebooks covering a wide range of subject, most accessible off campus - see the ebooks page for our ebooks for your subject

Library Catalogues

Use the Library catalogue to find print and electronic library materials held by King's - see our guide below for help with searching.

Library Search is a single search interface enabling you to simultaneously search the library's collections and more; it is especially useful when you are new to a topic or need to widen your search - see our video introducing Library Search.

Help with accessing our eresources - see our step-by-step instructions for accessing some of our key eresources off campus.