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Cognitive Science 1: Finding Books

This guide was created for Paul Li's Cog Sci 1 course, Summer 2017

Library Catalogs

OskiCat: a catalog for most of the UC Berkeley libraries. Use it to:

  • Find books and other items in the Berkeley Libraries (also films, maps, archival materials, Berkeley dissertations, and more)
  • Search keywords (including author names, titles, subjects, etc.)
  • Limit by library location, date, language, publication format, etc.
  • See item availability
  • Find course reserve material (by course or instructor)
  • Save and email search results
  • View items checked up and renew items online
  • Request items checked out

Melvyl: locate materials at Berkeley and other campuses in the UC system.

  • Search for materials at all the UC libraries
    • Click REQUEST in the detailed view of a catalog record prompt you to fill out a form to request the item through our Interlibrary Loan office.
  • Automatically format citations for your bibliography
  • Export citations to EndNote or RefWorks
  • and more.

eBook collections

For more, consult the Finding eBooks at Berkeley guide.


The Library offers over 100 e-book and e-text collections in specific subject areas. 


Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and Annual Reviews of Psychology, Neuroscience, etc.

Writing and Research Methods

APA Handbook of Research Methods in Psychology

  • Vol. 1: Foundations, planning, measures and psychometrics
  • Vol. 2: Research designs: quantitative, qualitative, neuropsychological and biological
  • Vol. 3: Data analysis and research publication
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