Research Resources


Child Learning
Online Research
Online Research Databases
Research Funding
Software Publishers

Local Resources

Qualtrics department version
This allows multiple surveys and is for use by anyone in the Department of Psychology, Social Work and Public Health

Random Order Generator
This Perl script will produce a random order of presentation for any number of items.

Secure Resources

Current Research Information System (CRIS)

Health and Safety Policy document
Sept 2017

SOP Emergency Contacts
Jan 2019.

SOP Lone working policy for students working in psychologylabs
Jan 2019

SOP Lone working policy student agreement
Jan 2019. This document must be signed by the student and supervisor before out-of-hours access to psychology labs can be granted


Brookes Psychology Experiments
This Yahoo group is for students/staff at Oxford Brookes University or public within the vicinity of the University to sign up for experiments running in the Psychology Department at Oxford Brookes University.

Center for Social Research Methods
A comprehensive web-based textbook on social research methods.

Constructing Questionnaires based on the theory of Planned Behaviour
pdf file

DMDX Display Software
A display system used to measure reaction times to visual and auditory stimuli.

Express Scribe
Free online transcription software, which can be used with or without a USB pedal.

How to do Research
Resources on methodology and training.

My Perfect Picture
Digitally alter photos of faces

OpenSesame is a graphical experiment builder with point-and-click interface for creating psychological experiments.

PsychoPy is an open-source application to allow the presentation of stimuli and collection of data for a wide range of neuroscience, psychology and psychophysics experiments.

A discussion list of methods to be used in psychological research.

Powerful online survey tool. The free version allows one survey with a maximum of 250 responses.

Research Methods in the Social & Natural Sciences
Maintained by Alan Levine, Maricopa.

Research Resources
Maintained by John H. Krantz, Ph.D. at Hanover.

Research Resources in Social Science
Maintained by Keith Appleby.

Free tool for online questionnaires