Posted by: Sandy Dunphy
The library is pleased to offer online access to the 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), as part of the PsychiatryOnline Premium Collection, which also includes top American Psychiatric Association journals, reference books and practice guidelines.
The DSM is the premiere guidebook for categorizing diagnoses and facilitating treatment, and is used by researchers and professionals across the health sciences, social work and legal/forensic specialty areas. It is also a tool for collecting and communicating accurate public health statistics.
The PsychiatryOnline Premium Collection includes:
- Previous editions of the DSM
- DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis
- DSM-5 Clinical Cases
- 9 psychiatry reference texts
- 6 key psychiatry journals
- Am. Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines
- Patient medication information handouts
- Self-assessment tools
Features include cross-format searching, advanced search options, quick pathways to related material, hyperlinked references and mobile access. Register for a free personal account to enable alerts, save tables and figures, and email links to articles.
Finally, some quick introductory links: