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License Begins: 
January 1, 2017
License Ends: 
December 31, 2017

According to the vendor:

The American Psychiatric Publishing (APP), a division of American Psychiatric Association (APA), is the world’s premier publisher of books and journals on psychiatry, mental health and behavioral science. APP offers authoritative and up-to-date information geared toward psychiatrists, other mental health professionals, psychiatric residents, medical students and the general public.

Institutional Subscription FAQ's available on Statistics, IP updating, MARC records, and more.

APP products offered through e-HLbc include:

  1. DSM-5 Library: Includes DSM-5, DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, DSM-5 Clinical Cases, and the Spanish edition of the Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria.
  2. PsychiatryOnline Core: Includes the DSM-5 Library and journal titles the American Journal of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services and Psychiatric News.
  3. PsychiatryOnline Premium: Includes the DSM-5 Library and journal titles the American Journal of Psychiatry, Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Psychiatric Services, and Psychiatric News. Also include ebooks the American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines, Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology (8th ed.), American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry (6th ed.), Textbook of Psychotherapeutic Treatments, Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment (5th ed.), Gabbard’s Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders (5th ed.), Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury (2nd ed.), Dulcan’s Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2nd ed.), Textbook of Psychopharmacology (4th ed.), Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry (5th ed.), What Your Patients Need to Know About Psychiatric Medications (2nd ed.), Helping Parents, Youth, and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and Emotional Problems (3rd ed.), Care of Military Service Members, Veterans, and their Families, Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychiatry, Integrated Care, Management of Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury, Study Guide to Psychiatry, Study Guide to Geriatric Psychiatry, Study Guide to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Study Guide to Psychopharmacology, Study Guide to Forensic Psychiatry, Study Guide to Psychosomatic Medicine.
Content Producer: 
American Psychiatric Publishing
Subscription Options: 

The DSM-5 Library, PsychiatryOnline Core, and PsychiatryOnline Premium are available via an annual subscription model through the American Psychiatric Publishing.  Perpetual access to backfiles applies to journal content only.  If a subscribing institution does not renew a subscription, journal backfiles from PsychiatryOnline, going back to January, 1997, will be available on a rolling 12-month embargo basis. 

Chron coverage: 
Content Types: 
Books & journals
Access Details: 

Unlimited simultaneous Internet access.

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Instructions (PDF) on your COUNTER-compliant statistics available through your institutional administrative account. Contact institutions@psych.org for your username & password.