Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

PSYC B1 (Empirical Article): Welcome

To be used with Dr. Manuel's classes or any class needing to find an empirical article


This guide will help you locate an article that contains empirical research. First, you must have a topic in mind before searching the database. This will allow your articles to be of a specific topic and will narrow your results significantly. Look at the "Getting Started" tab to assist you with deciding on a topic. 

You are to read and analyze an empirical article. How can you recognize an empirical article while searching in a database? An empirical research article reports research based on actual observation or experimentation. The research may use quantitative research methods or qualitative research methods. Look at the "Finding Articles" tab to see how to conduct your database search. 

Using the BC Library While Off Campus

Click picture to access LibGuide 


Online Sources

Get Research Help

Manuel's Assignment

Reference Librarian

Mindy Wilmot's picture
Mindy Wilmot