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Finding Aid for the Society for Psychophysiological Research records, 1955-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Society for Psychophysiological Research records
    Date (inclusive): 1955-
    Collection number: 1194
    Creator: Society for Psychophysiological Research (U.S.)
    Extent: 23 boxes (11.5.0 linear ft.) 4 cartons.
    Abstract: The Society for Psychophysiological Research was created to foster research related to physiology and psychology. The collection consists of correspondence, minutes, programs, publications, slides, and miscellaneous printed materials related to the Society for Psychophysiological Research.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Transferred from University Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Society for Psychophysiological Research records (Collection Number 1194). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.


    Founded in 1960, the Society for Psychophysiological Research is an international scientific society with worldwide membership. The purpose of the Society is to foster research on the interrelationships between the physiological and psychological aspects of behavior. To promote this purpose, the Society publishes scientific literature, including the journal Psychophysiology, and holds annual meetings for presentation and discussion of original theory and research, instrumentation and methodology, and new directions and standards in the field.

    Scope and Content

    The papers consist of administrative files for the Society for Psychophysiological Research arranged by administator's name, if known, and include bylaws, membership lists, publishing committee, board of directors minutes, and financial records.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Administrative files
    2. Audio/visual materials
    3. Albert F. Ax
    4. John Cacioppo
    5. R.C. Davis
    6. Robert Edelberg
    7. Employment
    8. Donald Fowles
    9. General items
    10. David T. Graham
    11. Frances K. Graham
    12. William W. Grings
    13. Lawrence A. Gustafson
    14. Stephen A. Hackley
    15. Laverne C. Johnson
    16. Kenneth M. Kleinman
    17. Beatrice C. Lacey
    18. Peter J. Lang
    19. David T. Lykken
    20. Martin T. Orne
    21. Polygraph Newsletter
    22. Stephen W. Porges
    23. William F. Prokasy
    24. Psychophysiological Measurements Newsletter
    25. Psychophysiology (journal)
    26. Psychophysiological Newsletter
    27. Robert Roessler
    28. David Shapiro
    29. John A. Stern
    30. Marion A. Wenger
    31. Betty Wieland.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Society for Psychophysiological Research (U.S.)--Archives.