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Tests, Surveys, and Measures

Search Tips

To locate articles that may include tests or measures, search databases relevant to your research topic. 

Link the concept you want to measure - e.g.: self efficacy - with the search string below.

Other useful search terms include

  • ·         instrument
  • ·         index development
  • ·         instrument development
  • ·         instrument validation
  • ·         inventory development
  • ·         scale development
  • ·         test development