Publisher: Zentrum fur Psychologische Information und Dokumentation (ZPID) at the University of Trier
Coverage: 1977 - Present (literature and audiovisual); 1945 - Present (tests)
PSYNDEX is the most comprehensive abstract database (not full-text) of psychological literature, audiovisual media, intervention programs, and tests from German-speaking countries.
PSYNDEX contains two database segments: PSYNDEX Literature and Audiovisual Media with records of psychological publications from authors in the German-speaking countries, audiovisual media, and extensive descriptions of intervention programs; PSYNDEX Tests with descriptions of tests in use in the German-speaking countries.
Approximately 30% of the records are in English or have English abstracts. All records have English title translations, descriptors, classification categories, and key concepts (literature and audiovisual media records only); the database is searchable in German and English.
Subject Coverage: Literature & Audiovisual Media: Psychology, including aspects of psychiatry, medicine, education, sociology, sport, linguistics, business management, criminology relevant for psychology. Tests: Psychology, education
Literature & Audiovisual Media:
Since 1977: Over 270,000 literature records (yearly, approximately 10,000 records), including over 2,000 descriptions of audiovisual media (yearly, approximately 200 records). More than 80,000 records are in English or have an English abstract.
Since 1945: Over 6,000 test records (yearly, approximately 150 records)