Libraries and Institutions
APA databases and electronic resources provide authoritative solutions to meet the interdisciplinary needs of every institution.
From comprehensive discovery and linking tools to a powerful search and retrieval engine, APA provides resources designed to improve the user experience by reducing discovery time, exposing related content, dynamically linking to full-text documents, and much more.
APA Books® E-Collections
Institutional APA Databases & Electronic Resources
APA offers the following databases and electronic resources for institutional access
Discovery & Perspectives
Full-Text Books & Journals
Tests & Measures
Streaming Psychotherapy Videos
Award-Winning Search & Retrieval Platform
License Terms and Fees for Databases
APA offers tiered pricing based on size and type of institution for the following databases:
- PsycINFO License Fees
- PsycARTICLES License Fees
- PsycBOOKS License Fees
- PsycEXTRA License Fees
- PsycTESTS License Fees
PsycTHERAPY, APA Video Introduction to Psychotherapy Systems, and the APA Clinical Training Video Series are available for a flat annual fee.
- PsycTHERAPY License Fee
- APA Video Introduction to Psychotherapy Systems License Fee
- APA Clinical Training Video Series License Fee
APA Books E-Collections and APA Handbooks in Psychology are available for a one-time purchase fee, with a renewable annual fee for access on APA PsycNET.
All license and purchase fees apply to geographically distinct institutions, such as a single campus of a university. Multiple campuses, satellite locations, etc., require separate licenses.
APA licenses its databases on APA PsycNET and through several vendors.
Featured Training Videos
Sample PsycINFO Search on APA PsycNET
4 minutes [Closed Captioned]
Training specialists offer live webinars tailored to specific needs. Choose from custom sessions created for varying skill levels, databases, and unique user groups to create a customized learning experience.
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APA brings database training to you with in-person sessions at library and professional conferences throughout the year.
APA provides a host of brief videos and tutorials that show how to use APA databases, get the most from specific features on APA PsycNET and vendor platforms, and offer tips on building precise searches.
Online Training Tools
Tips & Documents
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.
Additional tools and resources can be found in the Librarian's Resource Center.
Databases by Type
Databases & Electronic Products
- APA Style CENTRAL®
The Institutional Electronic Resource for APA Style
Abstracts & Index Records
Full-Text Journal Articles
Full-Text Books & Chapters
Conference Materials, Newsletters, Fact Sheets, & More
Psychological Tests & Measures
Streaming Psychotherapy Demonstration Videos
- APA Books® E-Collections
Select Full-Text Books
- APA Handbooks in Psychology®
Reference Book Resources
- APA Video Introduction to Psychotherapy Systems
Streaming Video Guide to Psychotherapy Approaches
- APA Clinical Training Video Series
Streaming Video of Psychotherapy Experts in Action