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Finding Research Instruments: Finding Reliabiltiy and Validity Information

Information about finding research instruments

Validity and Reliability

If you need information about the reliability and/or validity of a research instrument try searching a library database, Google Scholar, or Google with the following search:

Instrument name AND (reliability OR validity)

for example:

Mini mental state examination AND (reliability OR validity)

Library Databases

You may need to try several databases to find your instrument, in general start with: 

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