Answered By: Kim Reed
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2017     Views: 25

I'm glad you got in touch! "Fake news" is a fairly new concept so I'm not too surprised that you didn't find any psychology studies using that term yet. Here's what I would suggest: try searching our psychology databases using the term "misinformation" instead of "fake news." To limit your article search to psychology databases, click the "Choose Databases" option and then select only PsycARTICLES and Psychology and Behavioral Sciences collection. 













To get you started, here are a couple of books in our collection that you might want to look at on this topic: 



And here are two articles that jumped out at me from the search I described above:
Does that help? Please let us know if you need more help with your search.