PsycARTICLES®

The only electronic article catalog of the superior research published by APA and affiliated journals
PsycARTICLES

Highlights

PsycARTICLES

Improved Browse for Users on APA PsycNET®

  • A new "Most popular" browse option in Journal Browse now allows users to see 25 Most Downloaded and 25 Most Cited articles from APA Journals
  • Integrated into the journal table of contents (TOC) page, Journal Snapshots now provides data on most frequent authors, most cited articles, and other key information about a journal
  • The Journal Browse list now includes journal covers, impact factors, years covered, and editor names
Overview

Leading scientific journal articles to inform meaningful research

Delve into the science of psychology and behavior with PsycARTICLES®, the database of full text peer-reviewed articles published by APA and affiliated journals.

With current journal coverage and historical content dating back more than a century, this esteemed collection provides access to the full spectrum of research in the field and is an indispensable resource for researchers, practitioners, students, and educators.

Key benefits of PsycARTICLES

  • Explore a convenient, single collection of APA journals, which offers complete article coverage back to Volume 1, Issue 1 for most journals
  • Weekly updates and Online First indexing guarantee rapid access to the latest high-quality research
  • Articles are written by esteemed researchers from across psychology and the behavioral and social sciences, presenting the latest scholarship to shape and inform research
  • Over a century of psychology coverage with articles from as early as 1894, chronicling the history and development of psychology research over time

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Quick Facts
Database Type Full text
Record Type Peer-reviewed journal articles
Number of Records More than 202,864 full-text articles
Update Frequency
  • Updated Twice Weekly
  • Average currency is about 3 days after print issue is mailed
Coverage Dates 1894–present
Content Coverage
  • Number of Journals – 110
  • Current list at Full PsycARTICLES Coverage List
  • All APA published journals
  • Canadian Psychological Association journals
  • Hogrefe Publishing Group - English-language titles
Record Format HTML and PDF (PDF only for historical content from 1894–1984)

The PsycARTICLES® database is produced and copyrighted by the American Psychological Association (APA). All rights reserved.

Information current as of September 2017

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