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Exercise Science, Sport, and Nutritional Sciences (Athletic Training) Resources

Recommended Resources

In addition to the research resources listed below, Mount Union offers a number of recommended resources that will have additional information in your field of study.

Exercise Science, Sport, and Nutritional Sciences (Athletic Training) Research Databases


This is an online resource that provides students, residents, clinicians, and researchers with instant answers to clinical questions. AccessMedicine delivers the latest medical advances and knowledge from recognized physicians delivered in a digital aggregation with online desktop, PDA, iPod, and MP3 compatible device solutions.


AccessScience is an encyclopedia of science and technology that contains encyclopedia articles, dictionary terms, biographies, research updates, and science news and technology.

Alt HealthWatch

Index, abstracts, and full text covering complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness are available.

Annual Reviews 

Coverage includes biochemistry, genetics, immunology, medicine, neuroscience, nutrition, physiology, public health. Full text from 1996 to the present is available (tables of contents only from 1984 to 1995).

BIOSIS Previews 1969-Present

CINAHL Complete

CINAHL Plus W/Full Text

The Cochrane Library

Regularly updated evidence-based healthcare databases are provided.

Consumer Health Complete

Gross Anatomy Dissector

Online Guided Gross Anatomy Dissector provides the anatomy as a first-year medical student would encounter and use it in an online teaching and learning environment. PLEASE GO TO THE SECTION “

Health Source: Consumer Edition
Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health is available. The source includes or has links to full text.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
An index, abstracts, and full text focusing on many medical disciplines are available. The source includes or has links to full text.

MedicLatina provides medical research and investigative journal articles in Spanish.

MEDLINE w/ Full Text
Some full text available.


This source provides health topics, drugs and supplements, a medical encyclopedia, news, and directories from the National Library of Medicine and NIH.

Natural and Alternative Treatments 

Natural and Alternative Treatments contains detailed information on more than 180 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 200 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 75 drug categories.


The Physiotheraphy Evidence Database is a free database of over 15,500 randomised trials, systematic reviews, and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy.

Physiotherapy Choices

An initiative of the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy (CEBP), Physiotherapy Choices is a database designed for use by consumers of physiotherapy services. The database provides a catalogue of research evidence of the effectiveness of physiotherapy interventions.

Primal 3D Anatomy-

Access is available for five users at one time. Please remember to logoff when done so others may have access.


PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s.


This source provices manual muscle testing, goniometry, and GAIT online tutorials.

Sport Discus W/ Full Text

Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video

Access the provider/ATC login page.


Access the patient/athlete login page.