Find Tests and Measures
ETS Test Link (online)
A database of 25,000+ tests and measurement devices (1900s to the present).
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Mental Measurements Yearbook (online)
A comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.
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Tests and Measures in the Social Sciences
Compiled by Helen Hough, Health Sciences Librarian, University of Texas at Arlington.
Test Critiques (print)
Vol. 11 (2005) is the most recent volume. Includes cumulative indexes.
Additional Databases to Identify Tests and Measures
CINAHL provides indexing and abstracting for over 1,600 current nursing and allied health journals and other publications.
*Limit your search using the Publication Type limit: select Questionnaire/Scale, or Research Instrument.
ERIC covers all aspects of education.
*Limit your search using Publication Type limit: select Tests/Questionnaires.
Citations and summaries in the field of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines.
*See In search of tests & measures (online tutorial with audio; 02.59 min)
*See Using the classification codes (online tutorial with audio; 02:45 min) and see the list of classification codes
These resources identify, describe, and/or reproduce instruments.
Assessment scales in depression, mania, and anxiety (2005; print)
Commissioned reviews of 250 psychological tests (2000; print)
Communication research measures: a sourcebook (1994; print)
Comprehensive handbook of psychological assessment (2004; print)
Encyclopedia of psychological assessment (2003; print)
Handbook of family measurement techniques (2001; print)
Handbook of organizational measurement (1986; print)
Handbook of psychological assessment (2016; online)
Handbook of research design & social measurement (2002; print)
Handbook of sexuality-related measures (2011; print)
Handbook of tests and measurements for black populations (1996; print)
Measures of political attitudes (1999; print)
Oxford handbook of personality assessment (2009; online)
The sourcebook of nonverbal measures going beyond words (2005; online)
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