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Allied Health Resources

Allied Health programs will benefit from reference materials, ebooks, and videos, as well as general office productivity resources.
Specialty Resources
Digitalia Hispanica
Gale Cengage Learning
Alexander Street
Credo Reference
Digitalia Hispanica
Ebook Central (ebrary)
Emerald Publishing
Infobase Learning
Oxford Univeristy Press
Skillsoft Books
Alexander Street
Credo Reference
Infobase Learning
NBC Learn
Skillsoft Books
Emerald Publishing
Allied Health Resources
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Physical Therapy             yes yes               yes     yes   yes yes     yes yes       yes        

Core Packages to support general education requirements

Gale Core Packages

LIRN has four choices available from Gale Cengage for your library collection, along with optional sets of add-on subject bundles to customize your subscription to your institution’s specific needs.

ProQuest Core Package

LIRN's ProQuest Core Package features resources from ProQuest Central and provides a rich set of resources for your library collection, along with optional sets of add-on subject bundles to customize your subscription to your institution’s specific needs.

Supplimental resources to support this field of study

Health and Society in Video

Health and Society in Video is a unique online collection that delivers streaming documentaries focused on health issues and their impact on society.

Rehabilitation Therapy in Video

Rehabilitation Therapy in Video provides more than 750 hours of streaming video focused on the physical treatment of patients with congenital disorders, chronic health issues, and traumatic injuries.

Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video

Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video Series is an essential resource for the study and teaching of sports medicine and exercise science.

Nutrition and Food Science

This database covers the whole food chain from the raw ingredients to the physiological and health effects of nutrients. Key subject areas include public health, clinical nutrition, nutrition physiology, food safety, food security, consumer behaviour, food science and technology and food product groups such as functional foods.

Credo Online Reference Serice: Academic Core

Credo Academic Core includes over 650 titles with particular emphasis on subject encyclopedia s, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Also included are short reference videos, high-resolution ar t images, the Ask Harvard Medical School Video Series, and The Visual Guides: Understanding The Human Body.

Food Drink and Nutrition Essentials Collection (addon to CORS)

Themes: Culinary Arts, Food and Culture, History of Food, Nutrition, Agriculture, Food Tourism, Vegetarianism, Food Politics, Famine

Nursing and Allied Health Essentials Collection (addon to CORS)

Themes: Anatomy & Physiology; Drug Guide; Emergency Medicine; Lab Technology; Nursing — Evidence-Based, General, Medical-Surgical, Illnesses & Conditions, Pediatric, Technology; Nutrition, Pharmacology, Professional Guide, Radiography & Imaging, Terminology, Therapy — Occupational, Physical, Respiratory

Pharmaceutical Science Essentials Collection (addon to CORS)

Themes: Drug Guide, Drug Discovery, Drug Interactions, Drug Metabolism, Pharmacotherapeutics, Antibiotics, Side Effects of Drugs, Drug Classifications, Dosage, Psychopharmacology, Pharmacologic Principles, Drug Testing, Drug Abuse, Illegal Drugs, Pharmacies


CultureVision’s comprehensive, user-friendly database gives professionals access to culturally competent information for over 60 ethnic, cultural, religious, and ability groups.

Gale Nursing and Allied Health Collection

With a strong emphasis on full text titles cited in CINAHL and over 10 million articles, this collection’s current and authoritative content will help nursing professionals already working in the field, as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

Gale Interative: Human Anatomy

Engaging, interactive models bring science to life, allowing students to better visualize and understand human anatomy, supporting university coursework. Students and instructors can manipulate and explore 3D models that are paired with reference and periodical content for further understanding.

Health and Wellness Resource Center (including Alternative Health)

Health And Wellness Resource Center With Alternative Health Module provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medical practices.

Health Reference Center Academic

Health Reference Center Academic contains more than 2,500 embargo-free, full-text periodicals, reference books, pamphlets, and hundreds of videos demonstrating medical procedures and live surgeries.

Insurance & Liability Collection

Protection of assets — physical or intellectual — is a concern for those ranging from the individual property owner to multinational corporations. The Insurance & Liability Collection connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Offer a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more with access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of fitness and sports.

EBSCO Custom Technical Collection

A custom bundle of resources from EBSCO, including Associates Program Source Plus, Computers & Applied Science Collection, eBook Community College Collection, Engineering Source, ERIC, Legal Information Reference Center, Library & Information Science Source, and Science Reference Center

Allied Health

This collection will help prepare future allied health professionals for practice across a diverse range of health care settings, whether they are learning how to draw blood, administer medications, or help deliver a baby. The videos include titles from trusted producers such as Elsevier, NEVCO, Center for Phlebotomy Education, InJoy Health Education, Classroom Productions, and others.

Health & Medicine

Documentaries on the full spectrum of diseases and disorders; titles on human anatomy and physiology; investigations into public health issues; programming on nutrition and wellness — this comprehensive collection of titles covers the wide range of topics relevant to anyone studying health and medicine.

Genes & Diseases Online

Describes what scientists know and what they hope to learn in the future about the mysteries of genetic disease, complete with videos.

Health Reference Center

Gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body.

The Human Body: How it Works Online

Investigates the systems and process of the human body, from the organ systems to cells, through engaging text and original videos.

Physical Therapy

This collection brings together more than 150 videos that will help physical therapy students learn and practice crucial techniques in ways textbooks alone cannot. These short instructional clips cover a wide range of physical therapy interventions and examinations, from stretching techniques to wrapping a shin splint.

NBC Learn Higher Ed

NBC Learn is a rich, dynamic, and innovative resource that provides thousands of historic news reports, current events stories, original content, primary source documents, and other digital media specifically designed to help teach and engage students of all levels and abilities.

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy contains nearly 330 videos of real human anatomic specimens in their natural colors, including 5 new, groundbreaking videos of the inner ear. The videos show complex structures step by step—from bone to surface anatomy.

LWW Health Library: Physical Therapy Collection

This comprehensive selection contains 23 core textbooks for the physical therapy student and practitioner — along with 350 video clips covering motor control, kinesiology, ther apeutic modalities, and assessment.

Visible Body

Visible Body is a suite of online programs that cover anatomy, physiology, muscles, the skeleton and the circulatory system through interactive 3D models, animations, quizzes and more. Choose from Human Anatomy Atlas or Anatomy & Physiology.

Ebook Central: Academic Complete

With over 134,000 scholarly titles, 1000s of RCL titles, and over 600 titles on the CHOICE Ourstanding Academic Title list, Academic Complete provides students with an instant, multidisciplinary library of eBooks from authoritative publishers.

Health and Medical Collection

This resource offers users vital clinical, biomedical, and health journals, including many indexed in MEDLINE. Clinical researchers can access high-impact titles including Lancet, New England Journal of Medicine, Nature titles and more.

Family Health Database

Over 350 full-text magazines, newspapers, scholarly journals, and trade publications and over 300 health video clips from INTELECOM are included in the collection, covering pandemics, disaster preparedness, obesity, sports injuries, women’s health, food and nutrition, midwifery, eye care, and dentistry.

Health Management Database

Designed for researchers studying the field of health administration, this database provides the most reliable and relevant information on a wide range of topics, including hospitals, insurance, law, statistics, business management, personnel management, ethics, health economics, and public health administration.

Nursing and Allied Health Database

Nursing and Allied Health Database provides leading nursing journals alongside videos, dissertations, e-books, and study paths, making it easier to make connections between complex theoretical information and applying the acquired knowledge to practical settings.

Public Health Database

With journals, dissertations, videos, news, trade publications, reports, and more, this database covers biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health services administration, international public health, maternal and child health, and occupational safety and health.

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