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Tests, Measures and Instruments: Finding Tests in the Berkeley Library

Subject Headings

The library's collection contains several guides, compilations and bibliographies of educational and psychological tests available in the public domain. Use OskiCat, the online catalog to find them. Some useful subject headings to look under are:

  • Behavioral assessment
  • Educational tests and measurements
  • Mental illness -- Diagnosis
  • Neuropsychological tests
  • Psychiatric rating scales
  • Psychological tests
  • Psychological tests for children
  • Psychometrics

See Tests in Print series (MAIN Stacks LB1131.1 T47) lists of educational and psychological tests.

SAGE Research Methods

When using tests, measures and other psychometric tools in research, Sage Research Methods can provide guidance on methods and other research considerations. For more on how to search SAGE Research Methods, check out this Research Guide

Books (print and online) - selective list of more recent titles

Tests in Print and Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements, are multi-volume sets that indexes tests, test reviews, and the literature on specific tests. Find these volumes in the Main (Gardner) Stacks under call number LB1131.1.T47 and LB1131.1.M4.

Handbooks and Reference Sources