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A research guide for CSUDH counseling students

Welcome to the Counseling Research Guide

In this guide you will find:

  • Databases for background information on theories and theorists.
  • The best databases to find scholarly sources, and information on how to search them (see Find Articles)
  • How to format your papers and cite sources using APA style (see Citations and Plagiarism)
  • How to find, evaluate, and cite tests and measures (see Find Tests and Measures)
  • Useful organizations and internet research tools (see Free Research Sources)


Background Information on Educational Theories and Theorists

Instead of Wikipedia, use scholarly databases to get background information, facts, and summaries of your research topic. This is a great place to begin your research:

 Last updated by Wei, 2/10/17.