Comparison of PsycInfo and PsycArticles
|Subject||Psychology (behavioral and social sciences)||Psychology|
|Resources Included / Indexed||peer-reviewed journal articles (80%), books, (3%) book chapters (8%), and dissertations (12%)||peer-reviewed journal articles|
|Citations Only or Full-Text or a Mix||Mix (leans more towards Citations Only)||Full-Text|
|Scope / Size||~2,500 journals; 4 million records; some historic records||~110 journals; 1/4 million records|
|Functionality||same e.g. ability to limit to empirical articles, thesaurus available; citing capabilties including export to RefWorks||same e.g. ability to limit to empirical articles, thesaurus available; citing capabilties including export to RefWorks|
* both databases are produced by the American Psychological Association (APA)
The VPN allows you to connect to the library's online articles and eBooks from off campus.
Visit library.ucmerced.edu/use/technology/vpn to download the VPN.
*Image courtesy of Design Services, UCI Libraries