Guide Topic

Healthy UA
Nutritional wellness focuses on improving health through incorporating a balanced diet into your daily life. This guide will help you find resources on a variety of topics related to nutritional wellness including eating properly, understanding package labeling and ingredient lists, food safety, managing eating disorders and addressing special dietary concerns.

Indexes/Databases

The following are part of the Upper Arlington Public Library's premium resources. Unless you are in one of our library locations, you will need your library card number and PIN in order to access them. Please note: Links to our databases open in a new window or tab in your browser.

Alt Health Watch Logo ImageAlt Health Watch
Provides access to many perspectives on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to healthcare and wellness, including peer-reviewed articles.

 

Consumer Health Complete logo imageConsumer Health Complete
Provides health information to consumers, including topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, fitness, nutrition, drug information, and more.

 

Health Source logo imageHealth Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Covers nursing and allied health, with medication information written for consumers.

 

Medline logo image MEDLINE
Provides authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.  MEDLINE is a creation of the National Library of Medicine.

Reference Resources

eBooks

GVRL logo imageGale Virtual Reference Library: eBooks on Nutritional Wellness
Includes full online access to the following titles (click on the titles to access):

 

Books

These materials are available for use in the Reference Department of the Main Library. Click on the links  for more location information.

Journals/Magazines

Some current issues of the following magazine and journal titles are available for checking out, while in some cases older issues may be accessed at the Main Library's Reference Department. 

Food and Cooking Magazines

Gardening Magazines

Search Starters

Find books in the catalog related to nutrition, cooking and growing fruits and vegetables.