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Educational and Psychological Tests and Measures: Finding Books About Tests


There are a number of resources to consult when you want to find an instrument that measures a certain trait, aptitude, intelligence, etc. You should consider consulting the following resources.

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Searching for Books about Tests


Do a Subject search in the online catalog to search for books available in Odum Library.

  1. Go to the library’s catalog.
  2. Type your subject into the search box.
  3. Select Subject from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click find.


There are a number of subject headings related to educational and psychological tests and measurements:

  • ability testing
  • achievement tests
  • behavioral assessment
  • competency based educational tests
  • educational tests and measurements
  • examinations design and construction
  • examinations validity
  • family assessment
  • intelligence tests
  • mental illness diagnosis
  • minnesota multiphasic personality inventory
  • personality tests
  • psychological tests
  • psychological tests for children
  • psychometrics
  • scaling
  • sociometry
  • test bias

Handbooks and Guides

The following books, available in Odum Library, contain information about tests on specific topics. The sources do NOT contain the tests themselves.

Note: You can follow the links to each book's catalog record in GIL Find to see whether the book is available or checked out. Reference books are not available for checkout and will be found on the second floor of the library.