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Welcome to Middlesex University’s Sheppard Library and to your PCI College resources for:

  • MSc/PGDip/PGCert  Addiction Counselling and Psychotherapy

  • MSc/PGDip/PGCert  Child & Adolescent Counselling & Psychotherapy

  • MSc/PGDip/PGCert  Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

  • BSc Counselling and Psychotherapy


Use this guide to find out about the resources available to you from Middlesex University and how you can access them.


Resources provided by Middlesex University Library

The resources provided by Middlesex University for your course are listed below:

  • psycINFO:

psycINFO contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations. Over 80,000 references are added annually through weekly updates. Subject scope: Full breadth of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, pharmacology, education, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Date range: 1806 to present.

  • psycARTICLES:

psycARTICLES is a database of full text articles, from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe Publishing Group.

  • psycTests: 

PsycTests is a research database that provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration.  Subject scope: International in scope including psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, social work and more. Date range: 1910 - present.

Login as a Middlesex student

In order to access the library resources provided for you by Middlesex University:

  • Create your OpenAthens password as soon as you receive your email from OpenAthens to ensure your link does not expire
  • Click on the link below, to login to OpenAthens
  • Enter the OpenAthens username and the password you have created
  • You can then select the resource you require

If you have queries about logging-in to your OpenAthens account

Please contact the Middlesex University Library Systems and Applications team:


Student Support

If you require help using this guide, or the resources linked to it, then please contact your PCI College contact in the first instance. Contact details:

Aisling Lambert,


If the contact at PCI College cannot assist you, they will report the issue to Middlesex University and keep you updated on its progress.

Staff Support

If you have questions regarding access to Middlesex University Library resources or would like to report an issue with this guide, please contact:

Jamie Halstead