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College of Health Sciences

An information resource to support the programs of the College Health Sciences


This guide is geared specifically towards programs in the College of Health Sciences. This page covers basic databases and resources that cover a variety of topics in the health sciences, as well as links to other valuable guides. Use the tabs on the left hand side of the guide to discover research tips, books & ebooks, videos, and information and resources for specific fields, including nutrition and dietetics, exercise and sport sciences, health promotion, and physical education.

Search the Online Catalog

Need a Book?

UofM University Libraries' Catalog: A listing of all the books available in the University Libraries

  • Try finding books on your subject using key words (such as "sport science " or "exercise"). When you find a relevant book, click on subject headings in the book record that are related to your topic. For more help with searching the catalog, click Catalog Help.

WorldCat: A listing of books available in over 9,000 libraries worldwide

  • You can find many more books on your research topic by searching for the same subject headings (or key words) in WorldCat. You can request books found in WorldCat through Interlibrary Loan, or visit other Memphis academic libraries and check the books out by presenting your U of M card. For more information, you can Ask a Librarian!

Major Databases for Research