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Nearly 2,500 journals indexed, plus books, book chapters, dissertations, and other info types. PsycINFO also contains records for everything indexed in PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, and PsycCRITIQUES.

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The database includes the Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms.

Note: 99% of articles indexed in PsycINFO are peer-reviewed.

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Coverage
1597 to present 
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Resource type
Partial full-text database 
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Simultaneous users
Unlimited 
Update frequency
Weekly 
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Print equivalents
Psychological abstracts (1927-1996; BF 1 P65; 1st Floor Closed Storage)
Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms (Z 695.1 P7 T48 2007 Bennett Library) 
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Subjects
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK) - Sports, Business Administration, Criminology, Education, Education, Counselling Psychology, Education, Educational Psychology, Education, Professional Development Program (PDP), Forensics, Gerontology, Health Care & Epidemiology, Health Sciences, Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT), Linguistics, Management & Organizational Studies, Marketing, Psychology 
Allows electronic reserves
no 
Ereserves notes
3.7. This clause pertains only to databases containing full text. It does not apply for PsycINFO. 
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Coursepack notes
3.7. This clause pertains only to databases containing full text. It does not apply for PsycINFO. 
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Interlibrary loan notes
3.6 (d). This clause pertains only to databases containing full text. It does not apply for PsycINFO. 
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