"PsycTESTS is a research database that provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration."
License Information There are no restrictions to the number of simultaneous users. Access is restricted to current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Saskatchewan, and to walk-in users of the University of Saskatchewan Library for educational, research, and non-commercial personal use. It is accessible in the library, on campus, and remotely. Systematic copying or downloading of electronic resource content, including the downloading of a full issue, is not permitted by Canadian and International Copyright law.
PsycTests is the best place to begin your search for test information. PsycTests contains test information for mostly non-commercial tests and about half the tests indexed here include the full-text of the test.
To search by test name:
Once you get into PsycTests, change the search from Advanced to Basic.
Enter the name of the test (or test authors), e.g. “Seasonal Beliefs Questionnaire”
Review the references and click on the test name to review the complete test record.
To see if the actual test is available, look for the Ovid Database PDFs to the right of the test reference.
Sample Search by Topic
This video demonstrates a basic search in APA PsycTests for full-text (pdf) tests on autism with permissions to use for research and teaching (i.e. non-commercial purposes).
Video starts at 30:12; recommended stop time is 37:13 (from the webinar New Features of PsycTESTS – Ovid Platform from APA Publishing Training)