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June 2010 |Vol. 29, No. 2 PDF iconDownload Issue (PDF, 436KB)

Featured Article

HINARI Delivers Journal Access to Emerging Countries

HINARI Delivers Journal Access to Emerging Countries

This article from Kimberly Parker, HINARI Programme Manager of the World Health Organization, provides a glimpse into the worldwide healthcare initiative, HINARI.

Also In This Issue

  • April 2010 Reload of PsycINFO Research Databases
    Read about enhancements to data elements, major corrections to existing data, updates to the controlled vocabulary, and other changes in the annual reload of the APA research databases.
  • New Terms Added to the Online Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms
    In 2010 we have added 96 new postable terms, as well as a significant number of nonpostable terms, status changes, and scope notes. All new terms are mapped back to relevant records in APA's databases to ensure user’s access to historical content.
  • PsycARTICLES® Adds New Titles
    PsycARTICLES has added a number of new titles in 2010: GeroPsych: The Journal of Gerontopsychology and Geriatric Psychiatry, the Journal of Personnel Psychology, and Nordic Psychology are now available. In addition, Psychology of Violence, which will begin with Volume 1 in 2011, will launch a special promotional issue in July.
  • In Search of: Employee or Work Engagement
    This issue's search example uses the OvidSP platform to search for research on how an engaged employee contributes to improved business outcomes in terms of productivity and profit.
  • APA Events at Upcoming Conferences
    This calendar lists APA events at upcoming conferences. Please visit us if you are attending ALA or the APA Convention.