The American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With 148,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide.
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See the list of YouTube Tutorials available to acquaint you with the PsycNET interface. We use the PsycNET interface for the following APA databases: PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, PsycTESTS, and PsycEXTRA.
Basic searching in PsycINFO on the PsycNET platform
How and why to use the Thesaurus on the PsycNET platform
Link to the pdf version of the Quick Reference Guide to searching PsycINFO on APA's PsycNET platform.