Tutorials on APA Databases

Need some training help? These brief tutorials show how to use database features and give tips on building precise searches.

APA grants permission for librarians and educators to link these tutorials to their library web sites, Libguides, course management software, and other resources intended to assist students and researchers in their work.

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Topic Guides

Topic Guides are brief handouts designed to demonstrate how PsycINFO can be used to search for resources in a variety of topic areas. They contain three sample search scenarios, and a list of selected Index Terms.

Topic Guides are also available as PDFs and PowerPoints on the PsycINFO Topic Guides page.


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