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Couple and Family Therapy CFT - Chicago: Databases

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Databases by topic

Below are some of Adler Library's databases, organized by subject. For the full list, click Databases in the box to the right.

For psychology and counseling related topics, start with PsycINFO.

The DSM is available online. You can also borrow a physical copy of the DSM-V for 2 hours at a time, from the reserves shelf - just ask at the library help desk.





Gender studies:

Statistical datasets:

Dissertations and theses:


Chicago Campus Library Hours

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  • By chat, look for the "Ask a question. We're online!" link in the top right corner of the website. 
  • By email,
  • By phone, 312-662-4230
  • In person: 17 N. Dearborn, 15th floor

Regular Library Hours


  Semester Hours Break Hours
Monday 8am - 7pm CT 9am - 5pm CT
Tuesday 8am - 7pm CT 9am - 5pm CT
Wednesday 8am - 7pm CT 9am - 5pm CT
Thursday 8am - 7pm CT 9am - 5pm CT
Friday 9am - 5pm CT 9am - 5pm CT

9a - 2pm CT:

* in person if campus open; virtual if campus closed*


Saturdays that the library will be open for in-person use, fall 2023:

September 9; September 23; September30; October 14; November 4; November 11. All other Saturdays, library service available via email and chat.

CARLI member access:

Please call the library at 312-662-4230 for instructions on accessing Adler's library.

Upcoming holiday closures    

Friday, Oct 6 - Campus closes at 3:00 p.m.

Monday Oct 9 - Indigenous People's Day

Wed., Nov 22 - Campus closes at 3:00pm 

Thursday thru Sunday, Nov.23-26 - Thanksgiving holiday




*Please check Adler University's academic calendar for semester dates. 


This guide was created by Frances Brady for Adler University.