The most comprehensive electronic APA book collection — from the newest titles to the classics of psychology
PsycBOOKS is an extensive collection of peer-reviewed books that provides students, researchers, and educators access to high-quality publications in psychology and related fields. PsycBOOKS includes the newest scholarly and professional books published by APA including reference works from the APA Handbooks in Psychology® Series that delve deep into specific subfields within psychology.
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- Quickly locate hard-to-find and out-of-print books with an extensive backlist and classic titles dating back to the 1600s
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|Database Type||Full text|
|Record Type||Books and book chapters|
|Number of Records||
|Update Frequency||Updated Monthly|
|Record Format||Downloadable PDF|
|Exclusions||PsycBOOKS does not include APA Style products, Magination Press children's titles, APA LifeTools trade book titles, textbooks, encyclopedias, or other reference publications.|
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