PSYCINFO DATABASE INFORMATION
PsycINFO is a database compiled and maintained by the American Psychological Association (APA). Articles collected in PsycINFO are culled from more than 2100 periodicals, and 97 percent of the articles in this database are peer-reviewed. The over 2.3 million document citations and abstracts housed by PsycINFO are not only from scholarly journals, but also represent books, book chapters, and dissertations.
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