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May Book of the Month in Psychiatry Online

May brings access to a free PDF version of this featured book from the APPI Bookstore:  Stress-Induced and Fear Circuitry Disorders edited by Gavin Andrews, M.D., Dennis S. Charney, M.D., Paul J. Sirovatka, M.S., and Darrel A. Regier, M.D., M.P.H. As disorders in which stress or fear play major roles present an increasing need for […]

Project Muse adds titles: African Conflict & Peacebuilding Review and Syllecta Classica

Two journals previously announced as joining Project MUSE are now online: ** From the Indiana University Press: African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review is an interdisciplinary forum for creative and rigorous studies of conflict and peace in Africa and for discussions between scholars, practitioners, and public intellectuals in Africa, the United States, and other parts of […]

April Book of the Month in Psychiatry Online

April brings access to a free PDF version of this featured book from the APPI Bookstore: Textbook of Violence Assessment and Management edited by Robert I. Simon, M.D., and Kenneth Tardiff, M.D., M.P.H. Evaluating and treating patients with violent ideations and behaviors can be frustrating, anxiety-provoking, and even dangerous, as errors in judgment can lead […]

Grove Encyclopedia of American Art now available online

Pepperdine University Libraries has just acquired the online edition of The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art. The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art (GEAA) deals with all aspects of American art and architecture from Native American art to Colonial art to contemporary American art. Drawing upon the expansive scholarship in The Dictionary of Art (DOA) and […]

Three additional titles join Project Muse

The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Dictionary Society of North America: Dictionaries: Journal of the Dictionary Society of North America Dictionaries: The Journal of the Dictionary Society of North America is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles on all aspects of lexicography, as well as from […]

New in Project Muse

The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: The Journal of Burma Studies is an annual scholarly journal jointly sponsored by the Burma Studies Group of the Association for Asian Studies and the Center for Burma Studies of Northern Illinois University and published by NUS Press, National University of Singapore. The […]

March Book of the Month from Psychiatry Online

March brings access to a free PDF version of this featured book from the APPI Bookstore: Resident’s Guide to Clinical Psychiatry edited by Lauren B. Marangell, M.D. The resident’s job is as challenging as it is critical to patient care, and perhaps no specialty is as daunting to the beginning clinician as psychiatry. This book […]

Featured Book: “Clinical Manual for Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders”

As subscribers to PsychiatryOnline, Pepperdine University Libraries get access each month to a free PDF version of a featured book from the APPI Bookstore. February’s book is Clinical Manual for Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders by Martin Reite, M.D., Michael Weissberg, M.D., and John R. Ruddy, M.D. The book’s 13 chapters offer a concise, […]

GenderWatch database now available to Pepperdine patrons

GenderWatch is a full text database of unique and diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. With its archival material dating back to 1970 in some cases, GenderWatch is a repository of an historical perspective on the evolution of the women’s movement and the changes in gender roles. […]

December Book of the Month from Psychiatry Online

As subscribers to PsychiatryOnline, Pepperdine University Libraries  get access each month to a free PDF version of a featured book from the APPI Bookstore.  December’s book is Transforming Mental Health Services: Implementing the Federal Agenda for Change edited by Howard H. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D., Jeffrey A. Buck, Ph.D., and Kenneth S. Thompson, M.D. This compendium of […]