This guide is designed to help students do research for nutrition classes.
Use the tabs to navigate through the pages of the guide:
- Getting Started - Scroll down to find books, articles, videos, and more for your research.
- Nutrition Websites - Links to useful websites on Nutrition topics.
- Cite Sources - Tools for citing and using sources.
- Get Help - Get help from a librarian 24x7, get support from a tutor,
or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research.
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An online version of McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms. It contains nearly 9,000 online encyclopedia articles, terms, images and videos related to sciences and technology. The Study Center provides essay topics, study guides and bibliographies.
Find Articles on Nutrition topics
Search these databases to find articles on nutrition topics.
Academic Search Premier
Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700 are peer-reviewed.
Culinary Arts Collection
Includes 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as reference content. Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.
Health and Medicine Resources
Search EBSCOhost's Alt HealthWatch, CINAHL Plus, MedicLatina, MEDLINE, and others (including Academic Search Premier and MasterFILE Premier) at the same time. Topics include consumer health information, nursing and allied health, pre-clinical sciences, aging, and more.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Find Books, eBooks & Videos
The Library search box is your starting point to find books, ebooks, DVDs, and other materials.
Find Books, eBooks, Videos
The following links will take you to books, videos and other library materials on that topic in the PCC Library:
eVideos on Nutrition - streaming online!
Chat or Text a Librarian for Help
You can chat with a PCC librarian any time you see the PCC Ask A Librarian chat widget on any of the library's pages (like the PCC Library home page) or in a subject guide like this one. You can also get to us through AIM, Yahoo!, or Google Talk.
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You can also text a librarian for help at:
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The following list includes scholarly journals (research and criticism) and trade journals (for people working in your subject) about your subject: