Library Resources

GVSU's libraries offer a wide array of resources on topics related to mental health. The following list contains suggestions for library resources, although there are many more available through the GVSU Libraries.
 

Psychology Databases

Helpful for finding research on mental health issues.

PsychINFO

Web of Science

PsycArticles

ProQuest Psychology Journals

 

Search Terms for Catalog & Databases

Suggested terms when looking for items in the library catalog and databases.

  • Academic Success  College students, study skills
  • Anxiety  Generalized Anxiety Disorder, managing anxiety, causes
  • Career Development  Career pathways
  • Depression  managing, treating, causes
  • Eating Disorders  anorexia, bulimia, binge eating
  • LGBT  relationships, coming out, health
  • Multicultural  counseling, relationships, issues
  • Relationships  violence, healthy, maintaining
  • Sexual Trauma  child abuse, spousal, partner
  • Spirituality  relationships, mental health
  • Substance Abuse  12 steps, college, recovery

Library Catalog: www.gvsu.edu/library

 

Library of Congress Call Numbers for Library Books

  • BF1-990 Psychology
  • BF176-176.5 Psychological tests and testing
  • BF231-299 Sensation. Aesthesiology
  • BF309-499 Consciousness and Cognition
  • BF501-505 Motivation
  • BF511-593 Affection. Feeling. Emotion
  • BF608-635 Will. Volition. Choice. Control
  • BF692-692.5 Psychology of sex. Sexual behavior
  • BF697-697.5 Differential psychology. Individuality. Self
  • BF698-698.9 Personality
  • BF699-711 Genetic psychology
  • BF712-724.85 Developmental psychology

 

E-books

Note: You will be prompted to login to the GVSU library system to view many of these books.
Available for viewing and checkout to all GVSU students.

COMMON MENTAL HEALTH CONCERNS

ACADEMICS

MULTICULTURAL IDENTITY

LGBT IDENTITY

SPIRITUALITY

RELATIONSHIPS & PARENTING

SUBSTANCE USE

EATING DISORDERS

TRAUMA & PTSD (POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER)