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It's easier than ever to track down the self-report measures/instruments/tests/surveys you need for your research in social or personality psychology. Here are a few tips to help you get started:
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* If you have found a sample item in someone else's article (e.g., "We are approaching the limit of the number of people the earth can support") using the sample item (in quotes) as a search term in [http://www.google.com Google] is very likely to produce the full scale
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*Check out the [http://ipip.ori.org/ipip/index.htm International Personality Item Pool]--an enormous collection of scales designed to measure almost any personality trait you can imagine; internal consistency information is available for each scale, but little other psychometric information is provided
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*Another good resource is the [http://www.hs.ttu.edu/research/reifman/qic.htm Social-personality Psychology Instrument Compendium], which contains many links to published and unpublished scales commonly used in social and personality psychology
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*If you're interested in human well-being, strengths and virtues, check out what you can download from the [http://www.ppc.sas.upenn.edu/ppquestionnaires.htm Positive Psychology Questionnaires] collection
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*The [http://www.ppc.sas.upenn.edu/ppquestionnaires.htm CROW Scales Collection] contains a variety of social/personality-psychology related scales (CROW stands for Course Resources On the Web)
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*Check your college/university library to see if you can get access to books which contain full-text research questionnaires. A few examples of such books include:
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# ''Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Attitudes''
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# ''Measures for Clinical Practice and Research: A Sourcebook''
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# ''Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures''
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# ''Measures of Religiosity''
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# ''Marketing Scales Handbook''
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* A tremendous number of questionnaires are available on researchers' web sites, so even if you don't have a sample item for a particular scale, searching on the name of the scale or the author's name in [http://www.google.com Google] can be helpful
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*[http://ipip.ori.org/ipip/index.htm International Personality Item Pool]--an enormous collection of scales designed to measure almost any personality trait you can imagine; internal consistency information is available for each scale, but little other psychometric information is provided
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*[http://www.hs.ttu.edu/research/reifman/qic.htm Social-personality Psychology Instrument Compendium]--contains a smattering links to published and unpublished scales commonly used in social and personality psychology
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* A tremendous number of questionnaires are available on researchers' web sites, so it's always wise to try a careful [http://www.google.com link Google] search to track down a specific scale
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Latest revision as of 20:12, 7 September 2009

It's easier than ever to track down the self-report measures/instruments/tests/surveys you need for your research in social or personality psychology. Here are a few tips to help you get started:


  1. Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Attitudes
  2. Measures for Clinical Practice and Research: A Sourcebook
  3. Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures
  4. Measures of Religiosity
  5. Marketing Scales Handbook



◄ Back to Research Design page

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