Answered By: Ben Blanks
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2019     Views: 4

To research this topic, you may want to search psychology databases using just the term "safeguarding", rather than including the word "tendency" or "tendencies". To search a few of our psychology databases, please do the following:

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection

  1. Go to the library homepage at www.liberty.edu/library.
  2. Click Databases by Name below the Search Anything bar.
  3. Go to the left to Browse by Subject.  Click Counseling & Psychology from the list.
  4. Scroll down the list and click Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection.
  5. In the database, scroll down below the three search fields to the Limit your Results section.  Click the Full Text box, then click the Peer Reviewed box to the right.  Select Article under Document Type.
  6. Under Published Date, add any publication date requirements that you have.
  7. Type Safeguarding into the top search bar, then click Search.

ProQuest Psychology Journals

  1. Go to the library homepage at www.liberty.edu/library.
  2. Click Databases by Name below the Search Anything bar.
  3. Go to the left to Browse by Subject.  Click Counseling & Psychology from the list.
  4. Scroll down the list and click ProQuest Psychology Journals.
  5. Under Basic Search, click the Full Text and Peer-Reviewed boxes.
  6. Type Safeguarding AND Defensive into the search box, then click the Search button.
  7. Using the Publication Date filter to the left, add any publication date requirements you may have, then click Update.

PsycArticles

  1. Go to the library homepage at www.liberty.edu/library.
  2. Click Databases by Name below the Search Anything bar.
  3. Go to the left to Browse by Subject.  Click Counseling & Psychology from the list.
  4. Scroll down the list and click PsycArticles.
  5. In the first search field, type Safeguarding.  In the Date section, add any publication date range requirements that you may have.  Then click Search.
  6. After the search results pop up, go to the left to the Filter Results section.  Under Publication Type, select Peer Reviewed Journal.