RES 9300 Methods of Inquiry: Find Tests & Measurements Information

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- Locating tests and measurements
- Databases with tests and measurements
- Finding assessment instruments in ERIC

Videos on Locating Tests and Measurements

Tests and measurements can be located in published literature including reference resources like journal articles and books or unpublished literature including ERIC documents and dissertations.

 


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Databases with Tests and Measurements

Test and Measurement databases

You can also find tests and measurements in the appendices of journal articles, in ERIC documents, and in dissertations:

ERIC (ProQuest)  

Dissertations and Theses  

 

  Finding Assessment Instruments in ERIC

You can identify tests and measurements in the ERIC database by looking for a keyword and looking for tests or questionnaires in the Document Type field. See this example:

  • Use the ERIC (ProQuest) database.
  • Look for the key concepts in the Subject field or the All Fields (no full text_ - ALL field.
  • Tests/questionnaires in the Document Type field.
  • You can also use Education Levels to focus on specific grade levels.

Subject Headings

Ability--Testing
Academic achievement--Evaluation
Achievement test--
Behavioral assessment of children
Child development--Evaluation
College entrance achievement tests--
Early childhood education--Evaluation
Educational tests and measurements--
Examinations
Examinations--Design and construction--
Examinations--Interpretation--
Examinations--Questions
Examinations--ScoringExaminations--Validity
Intelligence tests--
Learning ability--Testing
Minorities--Psychological testing
Multiple choice tests--
Neuropsychological tests--
Psychological tests--
Psychological tests for children
Psychometrics--
Sexually abused children--Psychological testing
Sociometry--
Scale analysis (psychology)--
Test anxiety-
Test bias

Selected Journals

Titles that may contain articles relevant to Tests and Measurement and may contain actual tests or scales include:

Applied Psychological Measurement
•Educational and Psychological Measurement
•Journal of Applied Psychology
•Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
•Journal of Counseling Psychology
•Journal of Educational Measurment
•Journal of Educational Psychology
•Journal of Educational Research
•Journal of Marriage and the Family
•Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development
•Practical Assessment, Research, and  Evaluation
•Sociological Methods and Research
•Social Work With Groups
•Studies in Educational Evaluation