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Locating Tests and Measures: ERIC

How to find resources that provide tests, measures, assessment instruments, scales, inventories, etc. for social work practice


The Education Resources Information Center, or ERIC contains many tests, measures and scales.

There are two suggested tips for searching ERIC for tests and measures.

First, you can put a subject keyword in the search box and in the "Options" select Tests/Questionnaires in the Publication Type option.

Publication Type options within ERIC


The other option, is to enter your subject keyword and then in the box below put in the term append* (note the asterisk). The database will then retrieve different endings such as append, appendix, and appended.  Ariticles with appended tests will then be easily located.

ERIC search box example

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