Lake Superior College

Health and Medicine
Health Databases
Alt HealthWatch
Full text for more than 180 international (often peer-reviewed journals and reports) on alternative, complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Consumer Health Complete  |  View tutorial
Designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Access to consumer health information with nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines such as Fit PregnancyMen's HealthMuscle & FitnessPreventionShape, Vegetarian Times.
PubMed  |  View tutorials
The U.S. National Library of Medicine's premiere search system for health information with over 24 million citations.  

**Access these databases from off-campus by using your StarID and password or your library barcode and password.**
General Health

Books in Erickson Library

Harvard Medical School Health Topics A-Z (eBook; log-in to use)
Harvard Medial School Special Health Reports (eBook; log-in to use)
A Primer for Women's Health: Learn About Your Body in 52 Weeks
The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease

Streaming Media

[Off-campus access via authentication process.]
Eat, Fast, and Live Longer
54321+8 Countdown to Your Health
Pills, Powders, and Balms: The Cultural History of Medicines
Science of Fasting


CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) (A-Z Drug List, Interactions Checker, Side Effects) (Health Topics A-Z) 
Mayo Clinic Patient Care and Health Information
Public Health Corps
UI Health Library (Symptoms, Diseases & Conditions, Medical Tests, Surgeries & Procedures, Self Care, etc.)
Library Hours & Contact Information
Monday -Thursday: 7:30am-7:00pm
Friday: 7:30am-4:00pm
Phone: (218) 733-5912
Occupational Outlook Handbook Unrestricted Resource
A classic reference about occupations from A to Z compiled by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes a description of the work, training and education.
Book Search
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Call Number Locations
R-RZ: Health and Medicine
Article Databases
Academic Search Premier Restricted Resource Some full text available
EBSCO's largest database includes full text of thousands of scholarly publications across all academic disciplines. Updated daily.
Credo Reference Restricted Resource Some full text available
Search 3,401,406 full text entries in 601 electronic reference books!
Journal Articles
A to Z Journal Finder Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Looking for a particular journal title? Search A to Z Index by keyword or browse an alphabetical list by title or subject.

Learning Express Library
Learning Express Library Unrestricted Resource
Free online courses to improve basic skills (Adult Learner), workplace skills (Career Center) college readiness skills (College Center), and computer skills (Computer Skills).
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