Search the literature from relevant fields (Dissertations and Theses, CINAHL, PsycINFO, Sociological Abstracts, ERIC, etc.) to find what instruments other researchers have used.
Consult books about tests in specialized areas. Here are some titles along with suggested library catalog searches. Also take a look at the books listed under the "Samples of Questions" tab.
Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment [print, click to see all library locations] Thomas Cooper Library Reference Department BF 39.E497
Directory of Psychological Tests in the Sport and Exercise Sciences [print, click to see catalog record] Thomas Cooper Library Reference Department GV706.4 D57
Handbook of Multicultural Measures [click to link to online book from the catalog)
Catalog searches for books:
|educational tests and measurements||language and languages--ability testing|
|ability--testing||norm referenced tests|
|achievement tests||personality tests|
|character tests||psychological tests|
|competency based educational tests||psychological tests for children|
|criterion referenced tests||social surveys|
Try keyword searches with a topic word and words like methodology, "psychological testing", testing For example: