Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection database

Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection database (EBSCO Host)

EBSCO Host

Free member access to the Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection database is available as a benefit of APS membership. Access to the database is provided by EBSCO Publishing via its proprietary EBSCOhost software. The online literature database provides members with access to over 550 full-text international journals (view full journal list [PDF, 182KB]), keyword search facilities and customised email alerts.

Members are encouraged to set up an account with EBSCO to experience some of the advanced functionality of the service, such as keyword alerts, emailed table of contents, and saved search histories. These facilities enable psychologists to be informed of the latest research published in their field, and also contribute to their continued professional development.

To access the database (if you are not currently logged in as a member), you will first need to login at the top of this page with your APS user ID and password.

Current APS Journals

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Australian Journal of Psychology

The Australian Journal of Psychology covers the entire spectrum of psychological research and receives articles on all topics within the broad scope of the discipline.

The journal publishes reports of experimental and service studies, including reports of qualitative investigations, on pure and applied topics in the field of psychology. It also publishes occasional reviews of specific topics, theoretical pieces and commentaries on methodological issues.

Occasionally, special issues devoted to a single topic, and guest edited by a specialist editor, are published.

The APS publishes the journal, which is issued four times a year.

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Australian Psychologist

The Australian Psychologist is concerned with a wide spectrum of clinical and applied issues, spanning from directly clinical matters including therapy and assessment through to issues of the workplace and the wider society.

The journal includes sections on both theoretical interpretation of clinical and applied nature as well as contemporary literature reviews and essays on matters of general relevance to psychologists.

The APS publishes the journal, which is issued six times a year. Further information on the expansion of the Australian Psychologist in 2013 can be found in the February 2013 edition of InPsych.

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Clinical Psychologist

The Clinical Psychologist publishes material of applied and professional interest to clinical psychologists. The APS publishes the journal, which is issued three times a year.

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Australian and New Zealand Journal of Organisational Psychology (ANZJOP)

The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Organisational Psychology (ANZJOP) is a half-yearly, professional journal of the APS College of Organisational Psychologists. It publishes and encourages material of professional interest for members of the College, other organisational practitioners and consultants.

From 2014, the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Organisational Psychology will become known as the Australasian Journal of Organisational Psychology.

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Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist

The Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist is a peer-reviewed journal of The Australian Psychological Society College of Educational and Developmental Psychologists. The journal publishes psychological research that makes a substantial contribution to the knowledge and practice of education and developmental psychology. The broad aims are to provide a vehicle for dissemination of research that is of national and international significance to the researchers, practitioners and students of educational and developmental psychology.

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The Australian Community Psychologist

The Australian Community Psychologist publishes work that is of relevance to community psychology practitioners and researchers and others interested in the field. Local and national manuscripts may be published, and submissions by emerging researchers and practitioners are encouraged. The journal features contributions that are state of the art reviews of professional and applied areas, and reviews and essays on matters of general relevance to community psychologists, in addition to empirical research reports relevant to community psychologists. The journal also features individual manuscripts and collections of manuscripts which address matters of general, professional and public relevance, techniques and approaches in psychological practice, professional development issues, and professional and public policy issues, and reviews of books which relate directly to the major areas of practice in community psychology.

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Previous APS Journals

The Australian Journal of Counselling Psychology

The Australian Journal of Counselling Psychology was published by The Australian Psychological Society and published material of professional interest for members of the APS Counselling College and other counselling/psychotherapy practitioners.

A final, double issue of the journal was published in mid-2013.

The Australian Journal of Counselling Psychology is no longer accepting submissions. Articles may be submitted to the Counselling Psychology section in the Australian Psychologist. Further information on the expansion of the Australian Psychologist in 2013 can be found in the February 2013 edition of InPsych.

GLIP Review

The Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Interest Group produced an academic, peer-reviewed journal entitled the Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review (GLIP Review). The journal provided a forum for publishing on issues relevant to LGBTI communities in Australia and abroad, and aimed to bring together the perspectives of practitioners, researchers and activists.

GLIP Review was published three times a year, in April, August and December. The final issue of GLIP Review was published in April 2013.

GLIP Review is no longer accepting submissions. Articles may be submitted to the Australian Psychologist. Further information on the expansion of the Australian Psychologist in 2013 can be found in the February 2013 edition of InPsych.