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Study Skills Links — Psychology/Sociology

George Boeree’s Homepage

Variety of information on psychology related to his classes. Great info, pictures and links on general psych, foundations of psych, personality theories, and history of psych.

Abraham Maslow biography by George Boeree’s Info on Abraham Maslow and his work.
BUBL link: Catalogue of Internet ResourcesLinks in categories: General (computing, information resources), philosophy and psychology, religion, social sciences (sociology, politics, education, economics, law), language (linguistics, language learning, specific languages), science and mathematics (physics, chemistry, earth sciences, biology, zoology), technology (medicine, engineering, agriculture, management), the arts (art, architecture, music, sports), literature and rhetoric (literature of specific languages), and geography and history (travel, genealogy, archaeology).
Harvard librarySpecific databases include anthropology, art, biography, business, classics, economics, education, gender studies, history, literature and language, medicine, music, philosophy and ethics, psychology, public policy, sociology
World Lecture HallVariety of in-depth help on topics ranging from Accounting to Zoology
Information includes explanations, details, interactive exercises, and more
Games We PlayThis thought-provoking Cornell exhibit examines a plethora of pastimes from the 1800s to the present. Some early puzzles promoted principles, others reinforced social stigmas, while others are of a political mindset. "Pernicious" pastimes such as gambling often get a moral bum rap, while educational games promoting math skills and literary and cultural awareness are considered positive influences.
Learners OnlineVarious topics, online archive of topics
Sniffy, The Virtual Rat

... In research laboratories, psychologists use computers to control ... Wait until Sniffy

Levittown, PA: Building the Suburban DreamThis site, created by the State Museum of Pennsylvania, explores the planning, building, and selling of Levittown. This site presents an incredibly detailed look at not only the nuts and bolts of the town but also the psychology of planned communities and those who created them.
National Institute on Drug AbuseFacts, brain chemistry, psychological effects, and more
Wadsworth Publishing HomepageInformation from textbooks, book companion sites, interactive quizzes, career options, and links to simulations, workshops, and media news.
Prevent Child Abuse TexasAdvocacy, conferences, facts, links
Feral ChildrenDocuments the stories of children who have been brought up with little or no human contact. Includes language acquisition and physical and psychological development. Also has items from news and journal articles and reference books.
Writing on HandsAn exhibit about memory and knowledge in early modern Europe exploring the learning, ordering, and recollection of abstract concepts related to human experience and culture.
DreamBank – Psychology Department at the University of California, Santa CruzA collection of dream reports from many individuals, searchable by keyword.

Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders InformationVarious articles and information on sleep and disorders in adults and children
American Academy of Sleep Medicine 
NeuronicSleep disorder information
The Sleep Disorders CenterA highly specialized outpatient facility for the evaluation and treatment of patients with problems related to sleep and wakefulness