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Published Tests...

...are standardized tests available for purchase.  Often, these tests must be purchased in quantity and the producer may not want the test available to the general public, or for copying.

Examples: SAT and the Beck Depression Inventory.

Unpublished Tests...

... are generally not for sale and appear in a journal, thesis, dissertation or book.

Examples: MAST (Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test)Schaefer Parent Behavior Inventory, and the Family Adaptability and Cohesiveness Evaluation Scale (FACES-III).

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Getting Permission to Use a Test

To administer a test that you have found:

  • Contact the current copyright holder for permission to use the test.
  • Contact information for the author or publisher is usually included within the test's profile. 
  • If the address of the author or publisher is not included in the profile, try searching in Google or another search engine.
  • If you have found a test created by an author of a journal article, the article will include the contact information for the author.

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