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PSYC 1100/1101: Introduction to Biological Psychology/General Psychology

Library Online Instruction Sessions for Research Credits

online library session # 2: research article types: empirical and literature review articles

About this session:

At the end of this online self-paced instruction session, you will be able to identify empirical and literature review articles – two frequently required types of articles for undergraduate psychology research assignments.
Estimated time required: Less than 1 hour.

You will earn 1 research credit for reading through an online instruction session and passing a quiz based on the information presented.


How to Register for the Session and Take the Session Online:

  • Register in SONA for Online Library Session # 2: Research Article Types -- Empirical & Literature Reviews
  • Pick one: January 31, 2018 (Wednesday) OR March 28, 2018, 10:00am*
  • The SONA system will send an e-mail message with a link to the online session at about 10am on Wednesday (1/31 or 3/28). Remember to check your junk/spam/archive folder because sometimes e-mails from automated systems get routed to those folders. 
  • You will have until 12 midnight on Thursday (2/1 or 3/29) to complete the session/quiz. 
  • Credits will be awarded in the SONA system by 5pm on Friday (2/2 or 3/30).

*SONA will have a specific time listed for this session (10am – 11am on Wednesday). However, you don’t have to take the session during that specific hour. You can start any time after 10am on Wednesday and complete the quiz before midnight on Thursday.