A publication of the PsycINFO Department
November 2011 |Vol. 30, No. 4 Download Issue (PDF, 706KB)
The Salute to Contributors Issue: In this issue of PsycINFO News, we're focusing on organizations that have made significant contributions to APA's research databases.
Also in This Issue
- PsycEXTRA®: Extra, Extra, Read All About It!
PsycEXTRA®, APA's gray literature database, is growing, thanks to our wonderful content providers. This article focuses on contributions from the Institute for Women's Policy Research.
- PsycTESTS®: Wants You!
The newly launched PsycTESTS® database, our research database for tests and measures, receives much of its content from contributions from authors and now from library collections. We highlight a recent large contribution to PsycTESTS from Rutgers University.
- PsycTESTS® and PsycTHERAPY® Are Launched!
We take a look at the first institutions to sign up for our newest databases.
- PsycBOOKS®: A Historic Partnership
The PsycBOOKS® Classic Books collection, which includes landmark texts in psychology and the behavioral sciences, owes a huge debt to our biggest contributor: the Archives of the History of American Psychology, a part of the Center for the History of Psychology.
- PsycARTICLES® Welcomes Psychological Monographs
PsycARTICLES® now includes the full content of Psychological Monographs, an independent journal published from 1896 through 1966 in order to provide more in-depth coverage of topics than could be provided in journal articles.
- In Search of: A Social Psychologist's Search for Measures of Relationship Satisfaction in PsycTESTS®
This search example shows how to conduct a search of the PsycTESTS® database for full test instruments of relationship satisfaction that may be freely used in research.
- Call for Nominations for APA's 6th Annual Excellence in Librarianship Award
Nominations are now open for APA's 6th annual Excellence in Librarianship Award, to be presented at the EBSS Forum at the American Library Association Annual Conference in Anaheim in June 2012.