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Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary (AIAD) -new 45th edition available in Gale Virtual Reference Library

The forty-fifth edition of Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary (AIAD) offers increased coverage in all fields of human endeavor. Many of the new terms are from the subject areas of Arts and Entertainment Botony Business Computers Government Languages Military Natural Resources Publishing Science Of major value to researchers is the inclusion of: International Associations National […]

PsychiatryOnline’s July Book of the Month: Clinical Manual of Women’s Mental Health

July brings access to a free PDF version of this featured book from the APPI Bookstore: Clinical Manual of Women’s Mental Health by Vivien K. Burt, M.D., Ph.D., and Victoria C. Hendrick, M.D. This comprehensive update of the popular second edition of the authors’ Concise Guide to Women’s Mental Health provides the latest evidence-based medical […]

Four titles debut in Project Muse

The following four journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the American Catholic Historical Society: American Catholic Studies In 1887 the American Catholic Historical Society began publication of a quarterly journal, the Records. In 1913, the Records was merged with American Catholic Historical Researches, a publication founded by Dr. A. […]

June Book of the Month in Psychiatry Online: Clinical Manual for Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

June brings access to a free PDF version of this featured book from the APPI Bookstore:  Clinical Manual for Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents by Robert A. Kowatch, M.D., Mary A. Fristad, Ph.D., ABPP, Robert L. Findling, M.D., and Robert M. Post, M.D. Written in response to the growing body of knowledge […]

Project Muse Adds More Titles

The following three journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Duke University Press: Minnesota Review Publishing contemporary poetry and fiction as well as reviews, critical commentary, and interviews of leading intellectual figures, the minnesota review curates smart yet accessible collections of progressive new work.  This eclectic survey provides lively […]

Two New Titles Debut in Project Muse

The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Center of Latin American Studies, University of Kansas: Latin American Theatre Review The Latin American Theatre Review (LATR) is published twice per year by The University of Kansas’ Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Center of Latin American Studies. […]

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 […]

T.C Boyle’s Latest Novel: the (charming?) Channel Islands

In When the Killing’s Done, author T. Coraghessan Boyle sets the action in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and most memorably, in the nearby Channel Islands of Anacapa and Santa Cruz.  The main characters (the human ones) have various relationships to the islands.  These include a biologist for the National Park Service, an activist on the far […]

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 […]