Educational and Psychological Tests in the Academic Library: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Educational and Psychological Tests in the Academic Library

1st Edition

By Rolland H Mcgiverin


104 pages

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Hardback: 9780866569156
pub: 1990-05-02
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Here is an indispensable resource for developing a first-rate collection of educational and psychological tests. Educational and Psychological Tests in the Academic Library offers valuable guidance in meeting the needs of school psychologists, psychiatrists, special education teachers, counselors, remedial specialists, speech therapists, and classroom teachers. Comprehensive in scope, this new volume includes everything from tips for planning a test collection and establishing collection development policies to a bibliography of tests organized by general type. Information concerning the time required, number of items, subtests, administration, and the purpose of the test is also provided to assist you with selecting tests for your collection.

Table of Contents

Contents I. Orientation to Tests and Test Collections

  • II. Test Collections in the Academic Library
  • Source List
  • Academic
  • Achievement and Aptitude
  • Child Development
  • Educational Development and Preschool Readiness
  • Intelligence
  • Personality
  • Sensory-Motor Skills
  • Special Education
  • Speech, Hearing and Visual
  • Student Evaluation and Counseling
  • Vocational

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health