Q. What is the difference between PsycINFO and PsycARTICLES?


PsycINFO is a bibliographic database that provides abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health. PsycINFO includes indexing for more than 2500 journals, 99% of which are peer-reviewed. Included are citations and summaries of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports. 

PsycArticles is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association and others. The database provides coverage of 100+ journals from 1894 to the present.  


  • Last Updated May 24, 2018
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  1. Does PsycInfo *include* PsycArticles? That is, are there any journals/articles in the latter which don't appear in the former? (and if not, what is the reason for the continued existence of the former)
    by Oliver on Oct 02, 2019.