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.Health and Exercise Science Subject Guide: Home

Library and Internet resources useful for Health and Exercise Science students and researchers.

How to Find Books from a Reference Page

Do you have a book citation from a reference page? Use the Primo search on the library's front page to get that book? 


Search for books, e-books, DVDs, and other materials at Western Oregon University, Summit, and beyond. 

Select WOU for only items at our library. Select WOU + SUMMIT [default] for items at WOU + Summit
Note: Summit items are sent to WOU and you will be notified by e-mail to pick up at checkout desk.  

Finding Articles


Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Database about healthcare and pharamacology 

Medline (EBSCO) Created and maintained by the National Library of Medicine

PubMed Primary database for researchers in the fields of biochemistry, molecular biology, and related life sciences

Health Reference Center Academic Contains articles from a nursing and allied health journals, newspapers, magazines, and newsletters 



Health Source: Consumer Edition Provides access to consumer health magazines, health reference books, and drug entries



SPORTDiscus Find articles published in sources that specialize in sports, fitness and related disciplines

Physical Education Index Includes journal articles, report literature, conference proceedings, and patents covering physical education and sports

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection Database topics include: treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and more



Alt HealthWatch Offers journal articles and reports, pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts



Google Scholar Research including journal articles and other scholarly material

SAGE Complete A-Z List Articles from multiple subjects

JSTOR Arts & Sciences Articles covering multiple subjects

Education Full Text and ERIC Articles covering education


Additional Subject Guides at WOU

Need Help?

Robert Monge 
Education Librarian
(503) 838-8887