A publication of the PsycINFO Department
August 2011 |Vol. 30, No. 3 Download Issue (PDF, 744KB)
Dr. David Baker, Margaret Clark Morgan Executive Director of the Center for the History of Psychology at the University of Akron wins the 2011 APA Award for Excellence in Librarianship.
Also in This Issue
- The Conference Issue
In this issue of PsycINFO News, we're focusing on APA's 2011 spring and summer conference attendance.
- Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP)
At the AIIP Conference this year, a Customer Relations Trainer held back-to-back sessions on the day set aside for vendor training and returned very pleased with her experiences with both the conference and the conferees she met there.
- Medical Library Association (MLA)
The Medical Library Association works to promote the importance of quality information for improved health to the global health care community and the public. This year's meeting was held in Minneapolis in mid-May, with a theme of "Rethink."
- American Library Association (ALA)
At this year's ALA Annual convention, APA staff demonstrated PsycTESTS® and PsycTHERAPY® and hosted a Librarians' Breakfast and Lunch & Learn training sessions.
- Special Libraries Association (SLA)
At this year's Special Libraries Association conference, the APA training focused almost exclusively on the new PsycTESTS™ and PsycTHERAPY™ databases.
- Meet Alison Cody
Meet Alison Cody, the newest member of the PsycINFO Customer Relations Team.
- New Journals in 2011
Read about APA's newest journals.
- Mobile Interfaces from EBSCO & RefWorks
This article spotlights efforts by services that deliver and help users manage APA content.
- Searching Document Type in PsycEXTRA®
In this issue's In Search of feature, we demonstrate how to search document type in PsycEXTRA® on APA PsycNET® for information on caregiving presented at the 2010 APA convention.
- APA Statement on Participation in Discovery Services
This statement clarifies what APA content is available through discovery services.
By Linda Beebe