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Psychology Collections in Cambridge

Welcome to the subject guide for PsychologyThere are many specialist print and online resources for Psychology in Cambridge. These pages give you an overview of the resources and research support that libraries can offer.

The Department of Psychology Library, housed in the main Psychology building on the Downing Site, has a first class collection of print resources including the MacCurdy Psychopathology Library. Links to other useful libraries for Psychology students and researchers can be found below.

iDiscover - Library Search

iDiscover  allows you to find print and electronic resources via simple or advanced searching.


The old Newton catalogue will continue to be available until August 2017

Online Resources

To browse the Psychology collection, click on the link to Psychology at the top of the Oxford Handbooks Online homepage.

Click on 'Browse by subject' and you will find a link to VSO Psychology and Neuroscience books under 'Science and Mathematics'.

PsycARTICLES, PsycINFO, and Scopus:
Step 1. Choose the 'Institution/Your Institution' login option.
Step 2. Select UK Higher Education as your region or group.
Step 3. Select University of Cambridge from the list.
You will then be prompted for your Raven login.


Contact the Subject Librarian

Judith Brown
Department of Psychology
Downing Street
Cambridge CB2 3EB
+44 1223 333554