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Public Health

Useful Websites

Healthy People 2030



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Useful Publications

Find Journal Articles

In one of these library databases

Browse the Shelves

Most books will be in parts of the RA's  and RC's but Ask a Librarian if you need assistance.

Public health, Hygiene, Preventive medicine
RA421 - RA790.95 

Personal health and hygiene
RA773 - RA788

Eating Disorders
RC512 - RC552

Create a My EBSCOHost Account

Using a MyEBSCOhost Account

You have your own account to save (and find again!) those terrific articles you found. You can also save search terms, or create an alert for new articles available with your search terms.

To access your account:

  • Access an EBSCO database, like Academic Search Premier.
  • Click the Sign In link in the horizontal green menu along the top of your screen.
  • A yellow MY will appear on the EBSCOhost logo when you are logged in.
  • To access previously saved articles, click the Folder link in the horizontal green menu.

APA Citation Style

AMA Citation Style


AMA (American Medical Association) style is used for medicine or health publications, such as athletic training. Ask your professor if it is appropriate for your research.

Quick Guides and Examples

Citation Managers

Citation Managers


Interlibrary Loan

Is the book or article not at PSU? Don't pay for a copy! Place a request through Interlibrary Loan, a free service for students, faculty, and staff.

- Go to the Interlibrary Loan Page.

- Look the blue Create Request button. Click the button for the material type you want, then fill out the request form.

- Articles are delivered to your email in PDF format, usually in 2-5 business days.

- Books are delivered to Lamson and can be picked up at the information desk in 1-2 weeks.