o Published/Commercial tests are usually available for purchase through a test publisher.
o Unpublished tests are not commercially sold and are often found in journal articles or books.
o If an instrument is available full text in a published source (i.e., journal article, book, dissertation) you must obtain permission from the author or copyright owner to use the instrument in a research project.
To find the instrument author's "institutional affiliation":
An alternative is to contact the publisher. Here are some of the largest test publishers in the U.S.:
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