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Human Sexuality: Start Here

Resources for students taking courses in Human Sexuality.
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Psychology Databases

Health Studies Databases

Multi-Subject Databases

You can find articles and studies related to psychology and human sexuality in these more general databases.  


Here are some keywords you can try when you are searching databases for articles about aspects of human sexuality.

More general words

  • Human behavior
  • Human sexuality
  • Social psychology
  • Sociobiology

More specific words

  • Dating
  • Femininity
  • Homosexuality
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Masculinity
  • Mate selection
  • Pornography
  • Seduction
  • Sex
  • Sex workers
  • Sexual orientation
  • Transgender people
  • Violence

Related words

  • Adolescent
  • Attitudes
  • Evolution
  • Gender
  • Love
  • Pleasure
  • Sexology
  • Shame



Search tips

Check the box for "full-text"

Check the box for "academic" or "peer-reviewed" articles

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