PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), covers all psychology and related disciplines and contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations,dating as far back as the 1800s.
Education Source provides indexing and abstracts for academic periodicals and includes full text for journals, books and monographs, education-related conference papers, citations for articles including book reviews and controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests.
The Excerpta Medica database (EMBASE) on the Elsevier platform, is a biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexing international journals in the health fields. EMBASE is considered an essential database for inclusion in systematic reviews.
The INFORMIT Health Collection is a useful resource for Australian content, it includes research articles, reports and case studies of practical support. Subject areas included ageing and age care, child health and breastfeeding, indigenous health issues, mental health and rehabilitation.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of research literature and web sources, covering Life Sciences, Health Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences. This database allows the researcher to "snowball search" for linked citations.
The Web of Science interface includes Web of Science Core Collections including the Arts & humanities citation index, Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes, Current Chemical Reactions and Book Citation Indexes. This database allows the researcher to "snowball search" for linked citations.
An interdisciplinary publication of The Strong, the American Journal of Play® is a forum for discussing the history, science, and culture of play. The Journal aims to increase awareness and understanding of the role of play in learning and human development and the ways in which play illuminates cultural history.
The International Journal of Play Therapy is dedicated to publishing and disseminating reports of original research, theoretical articles, and substantive reviews of topics germane to play therapy on behalf of psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, school counselors, marriage and family therapists, and other mental health professionals.