This guide will provide information about types of psychological tests and how to find them.
The definition of a psychological test from the Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine is:
"Psychological tests are are written, visual, or verbal evaluations administered to assess the cognitive and emotional functioning of children and adults."
Ford-Martin, P.A. (2002). Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Detroit, USA: The Gale Group Inc.
CQUniversity Library does not collect psychological tests, scales, measures, inventories and surveys. Tests available through the Library have been published in a book or a journal which has been acquired for another purpose.
Additional resources on psychological testing are available through the Library, e.g. books and e-books on the topic "psychological tests". Some may include individual tests.
Additional resources available online are listed below.
These are psychological tests which are available from commercial publishers for a fee. These tests are usually listed in a psychological test directory.
These tests are not available from commercial publishers. Some may be freely available on the Internet; others may have been included as an appendix to a scholarly article reporting on a particular study.