The following sources are useful for locating journal articles, dissertations, and other secondary source material on tests, measures, and testing. Once you have found the journal articles you want, in some instances you will need to check the UCF Library Catalog
to determine if we own the periodicals you need.
ARTICLES AND ESSAYS
Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, the primary database for these fields, provides citations, abstracts, and (in many instances) the full text of journal articles. Also includes citations to books, book chapters, and other materials. In the Publication Type box, one can limit the search to "Questionaire/Scale" or "Research Instrument."
An electronic database of citations to articles — and, in many instances, the full text of articles — apearing in approximately 550 English-language periodicals. Some yearbooks and monographs are included.
Provides comprehensive access to education literature and resources, containing full text of more than 2,200 reports along with references for additional information, as well as articles from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals. In the Publication Type box, one can limit the search to "Tests/Questionaires."
An online database that provides information on measurement instruments in health fields, psychosocial sciences, and organizational behavior.
Covers over 550 English-language periodicals in a wide range of social science disciplines, including psychology and sociology. Abstracting of articles began in 1994.
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Contains citations to and full text of journal articles, as well as references to book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference proceedings.
A "citation database with multidisciplinary coverage of over 10,000 high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as international proceedings coverage for over 120,000 conferences" (publisher's description). Includes Social Science Citation Index, Science Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index. This database's primary use is to track citations to the works of a specific author through the "Cited Reference Search" feature.
Includes 2.4 million dissertation and thesis citations from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with one million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database offers full-text for most dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older titles.