PsycINFO is an Ovid database with a focus on mental health. It includes references to psychological, social, behavioural, and health sciences literature. PsycINFO is a key database to search for mental health related topics.
This guide will help you to construct an advanced search strategy in PsycINFO using keywords and subject headings. It will also advise on effective use of limits, and show you how to save and manage your results.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact your friendly Reference Team.
Preparing to Search
Before you start your search:
Define your search topic and break it into significant concepts. For more info on this, please see our Search Tips Guide.