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Welcome to the Health Studies library guide. This guide is designed to provide you with the most useful resources we have surrounding health studies. Please use each of the tabs at the top to explore different resources available to you.
Health Studies Topics
- Health care systems
- Health care informatics
- Health communications
- Cultural diversity in health and illness
- Health psychology
- Human pathophysiology
- Health insurance
- Human sexuality
- Human development
- Health promotion
- Occupational safety and health
About the Library
The library offers a wide range of online resources, including databases with various journals from which to choose articles and research studies.
To access your Library resources, please visit the homepage
Please consult your Library Liaison directly for research assistance.
If your Librarian is unavailable, please contact the Library's Main desk at (219) 785-5248.
Library staff members are available to assist you during library hours.
- Choose a topic that interests you
- Read through background information
- Write out your topic as a statement and select the main concepts
- Create a list of words to describe your topic (try to come up with 3 or 4)
- Come up with synonyms or alternate terms for the list of words that describe your topic
Try searching the databases below once you have some ideas:
CINAHL Complete (EBSCO)
CINAHL® Complete is the definitive research tool for nursing and allied health professionals. With CINAHL Complete, users get fast and easy full-text access to top journals, evidence-based care sheets, quick lessons and more.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO)
This resource provides more than 580 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.
ScienceDirect - All Subscribed Content (Elsevier)
ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information.
Library Liaison for Nursing Students & Faculty
If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact the library at firstname.lastname@example.org.