The USC Libraries' Developing Keywords tutorial can help you practice using effective search terms so a database can find what you seek. Additionally, many databases index their records (e.g. PsycINFO and PubMed/MEDLINE). In these cases, it is important to add to your search strategies those subject terms that are related to your key words. These can be found in a Subject Index or Thesaurus. Visit the Searching Solutions Research Guide for more information and tips.
More under an item offers links to tutorials.
The Library of Congress classifications for industrial and organizational psychology are HD and HF, specifically:
Browsing in any of these areas may lead to the discovery of valuable material in addition to the specific items listed in this guide.
Below are just a few possible broad search terms that could be used to look for articles and books:
To search for individual articles, use the USC Libraries search box.
You can find books (and other resources) in the Library on your topic by searching in the main search box at the USC Libraries' homepage. Under Refine my search, Materials Type, limit your results to Books by clicking on check box next to Books, then click Apply Filters.
Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.
Recommended: Always access Google Scholar from the USC Libraries pages. The Find it @ USC should take you to directly the USC databases whether or not you sign in, but doesn't always. If you don't see Find it @ USC, go to Settings, Library Links, search for the University of Southern California, and click the check box, then Save.
Journals not included below:
Journals by publishers' websites:
Human Resource Management International Digest
Journal of Managerial Psychology
Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being
Human Resource Management
Human Resource Management Journal
International Journal of Selection and Assessment
International Journal of Training and Development
Journal of Behavioral Decision Making
Journal of Occupational and Organizational
Journal of Organizational Behavior
Negotiation and Conflict Management Research
Psychology and Marketing
Stress and Health
Administrative Science Quarterly
German Journal of Human Resource Management: Zeitschrift für Personalforschung
Journal of Applied Behavioral Science
Organizational Psychology Review
Organizational Research Methods
Administrative Science Quarterly
Harvard Business Review
IUP Journal of Organizational Behavior
Journal of Business and Psychology
Journal of Psychological Issues in Organizational Culture
Accident Analysis and Prevention
Human Resource Management Review
Journal of Safety Research
Journal of Vocational Behavior
Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes
Research in Organizational Behavior
European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology
Journal of Organizational Behavior Management
International Journal of Human Resource Management
Work and Stress
Journal of Human Resource Management
Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology
International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being
South African Journal of Human Resource Management
Scandinavian Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology
Journal of Applied Psychology
Journal of Personnel Psychology
Journal of Occupational Health Psychology
Journal of Chinese Human Resource Management
Journal of Organizational Psychology
Journal of Strategic Human Resource Management