Click here for a list of selected books available in Mirlyn
To search for more books about tests in Mirlyn, use the phrase "tests and measurements". Use the "ability testing" with another term, such as comprehension, to find books about how to test for a particular skill or ability.
A more comprehensive list of books containing psychosocial instruments from Helen Hough at the University of Texas at Arlington, is available here.
Directory of Test Collections in Academic, Professional, and Research Libraries
A systematic survey of library test collections available to researchers and practitioners.
Gerontological Nursing: Concepts and Practice
An extensive textbook/reference on nursing care for the aged. It is research based and includes descriptions of the physiological and psychological process of aging in terms of both wellness and illness.
Instruments for Clinical Health-Care Research
For measuring and assessing health and function, health promotion activities, outcomes of care, and clinical problems.
Measurement Tools in Patient Education
52 instruments for measuring outcomes in patient education, with descriptive reviews and critiques.
Measuring Health: A Guide to Rating Scales and Questionnaires
Covers social health, psychological well-being, depression, mental status, pain, and quality of life.
Rating Scales in Mental Health
Information on assessment tools that to evaluate clinical outcomes, both self-rated and clinician-rated measures, with emphasis on scales that are brief and relatively simple to administer.
Sourcebook of Adult Assessment Strategies
Over 70 scales on a wide range of adult mental disorders, reviews of their psychometric properties, and user instructions.
Tests in Print
Also in print at Taubman Health Sciences Library Z 5814 .E9 T471
Tests: A Comprehensive Reference for Assessments in Psychology, Education, and Business
Includes a description, title, author, intended test population, purpose, major features, scoring method, and information on cost, availability.
The Compendium of Quality of Life Instruments
Contains over 150 questionnaires and translations covering a wide range of disorders.