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Featured Books from the Library

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DRI: Dietary Reference Intakes - Otten, J.
Call Number: Reference QP141 .D75 2006
ISBN: 0309100917
Publication Date: 2006

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ADA Nutrition Care Manual - American Dietetic Association
Call Number: Online
Publication Date: 2005
Contact Nutrition Librarian for access information

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Featured Nutrition Journals

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Food Technology
Contact the Nutrition Librarian for the password to access this journal online. This journal is also available in print.

In the News

  • Health News from National Library of Medicine
  • Google News
    When reading medical news stories, look for citation information such as the journal name or the researcher (author). Then you can enter the information into the Citation Matcher below to find the actual research.
  • Find Research Reported in the News (Citation Matcher)
    Find citation information from the news article such as the journal title, or the researcher (author). Enter the information you can find into the citation matcher search engine to read the actual research that the news is reporting.
  • Sample News Story on the Web
    Can you find the pieces of the citation for this research within this health news article, and then find the actual research article in PubMed?

Databases/Journal Articles

  • Evidence Analysis Library, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
    This database allows five consecutive users at one time. If five people are already using the database you must wait until it is again available. This database includes systematic reviews and practice guidelines related to the topics of food and nutrition.
  • PubMed
    Use this database to search the medical literature. Search Recommendations: Use the MeSH database to determine the best keywords to use in this database. Look for the Messiah College icon in the right-hand corner to quickly determine if we have this article in our collection. This database is mobile-friendly, look for the PubMed Mobile link on the homepage.
  • Medline Complete
    Use this database to search the medical literature. Searching recommendation: Use MeSH Headings to determine the best keywords to use in this database. This database is mobile friendly; download the EBSCO app.
  • Cochrane Library
    Search this database for evidence-based systematic reviews of the medical literature.
  • ScienceDirect
    Large database of journals in the sciences. This database is mobile friendly; download the ScienceDirect app.
  • Agricola
    This database is coordinated by the National Agricultural Library. It contains citations to Food and Nutrition research collected by the library.
  • Academic Search Complete

Do We Have a Specific Journal?

If you have a journal article citation, but don't know if we have that specific journal, or don't know where the journal is online or in print, search the Periodicals List.

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