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Nutrition: Finding Articles

A guide to library resources and research in nutrition

Key Nutrition Databases

What is a scholarly journal? Take a look at our "Types of Periodicals" chart or watch one of our Online Tutorials.

Need to find out if a journal is peer-reviewed?  Search by journal title in Ulrich's Web.

Have an Article Citation? Here's How to Find the Full-Text Article

Need Help Choosing Keywords for Your Search?

5 Ways to Improve Your Search Results

Looking for a Specific E-journal?

Search E-Journals A-Z List to see if NU subscribes to a specific e-journal.


Dissertations & Theses (ProQuest)
Over 2 million entries, ProQuest Dissertations is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses.  More than 600,000 dissertations are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download.  Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts.  Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts.

Digital Dissertations at NU
Includes Doctoral Dissertations and Theses from NU degree candidates and submitted to ProQuest's national thesis clearinghouse.  Most are full text.

If We Don't Have Access to an Article You Need...

Request articles or books not available at NU through ILLiad, our interlibrary loan service. Articles are delivered electronically.

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