PsycBOOKS® is a full-text database that provides electronic access to thousands of scholarly and professional titles published by APA, including the most recent titles in psychological and behavioral science, plus a substantial backfile of classic and historic works.
The content included in PsycBOOKS® has been expanded — making PsycBOOKS the most current and comprehensive full-text resource for APA-published scholarly books available today.
New! No embargo on current titles. The most current and comprehensive, chapter-level electronic access option available for APA-published scholarly and professional books. Includes the newest APA-published scholarly and professional books as they are released. Includes all volumes of the APA Handbooks in Psychology® Series.
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APA books are fully vetted through peer review at proposal and manuscript stages. Includes all 1,500 entries in the Encyclopedia of Psychology, co-published by APA and Oxford University Press. Note, some Classic Books do not have an ISBN assigned.
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