​Web Links

 
The Science of Psychology
 
American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/
As noted on their Web site, "Based in Washington, DC, the American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With more than 150,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide." Use this site to learn about careers, find out about the latest research, and more!
 
Association for Psychological Science
http://www.psychologicalscience.org/
As noted on their Web site, "The Society's mission is to promote, protect, and advance the interests of scientifically oriented psychology in research, application, teaching, and the improvement of human welfare." This organization is focused on research in the field.
 
The History of Psychology
http://www.ship.edu/~cgboeree/historyofpsych.html
Dr. C. George Boeree wrote an e-book on the history of psychology. 
 
The Association for Women in Psychology
http://www.awpsych.org/
As noted on their Web site, "AWP is a  not-for-profit scientific and educational organization committed to encouraging feminist psychological research, theory, and activism."
 
Marky Lloyd's Careers in Psychology Page
http://www.psywww.com/careers/
This site contains information for undergraduate students interested in careers in psychology.
 
Biological Psychology
 
Institute for Behavioral Genetics
http://ibgwww.colorado.edu/
This is the official website for the Institute for Behavioral Genetics. According to their site, their mission is to, "conduct and facilitate research on the genetic bases of individual differences in behavior."
 
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
http://www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website highlights current research and discoveries in the field.
 
Medline Plus Health Information
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/endocrinesystemhormones.html
This site contains helpful information about the endocrine system and hormones.
 
Sensation and Perception
 
Tutorials in Sensation and Perception
http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/sen_tut.html
This site was published by Dr. John Krantz and offers tutorials from Hanover University.
 
Vision Science
http://www.visionscience.com/
An Internet Resource for Research in Human and Animal Vision.
 
Color Laboratory
http://colorlab.wickline.org/colorblind/colorlab/
This color laboratory allows you to select colors and see how they appear next to one another, and in various foreground/background combinations. It also allows you to see those colors as they might appear to color-blind users.
 
Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
http://clerccenter.gallaudet.edu/InfoToGo/index.html
Gallaudet University's Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center shares the concerns of parents and professionals about the achievement of deaf and hard of hearing students in different learning environments across the country.
 
Spinning Wheels
http://www.coc.cc.ca.us/users/rafterm/SpinningWheels.htm
This is a wonderful visual illusion. Although none of the wheels are moving, it is practically impossible to view all of them as stationary.
 
ColorQuiz
http://www.colorquiz.com/
This interactive site tests your color/reading ability.