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PsycINFO (Psychological Abstracts)

Large database covering the field of psychology, behavioral science and mental health, including the psychological aspects of medicine, nursing, education, physiology, business, law, and more.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1800s - present
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher EBSCO; American Psychological Association
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description This database from the American Psychological Association (APA) contains more than three million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology, behavioral science and mental health. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law, some summaries dating back to the 1600s. Journal coverage, which spans from 1800s to present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages. (Updated weekly)