University of New England - Innovation for a Healthier Planet

Nutrition Resources


Academic Search CompleteScholarly database with articles and citations from peer-reviewed journals across many disciplines. Creating an advanced search (video tutorial)

AccessScienceOnline version of the Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.

AGRICOLANational Agricultural Library database of agriculture, forestry, and animal science research.

CINAHL CompleteThe comprehensive source for nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more. Video tutorials.

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled TrialsReports of controlled trials from MEDLINE, Embase and other databases, trial registers, and hand searches of journals.

ConsumerLab.comInformation for consumers on health and nutrition products including vitamins, herbal products, functional foods, and more.

Culinary Arts: Gale OneFileMajor cooking and nutrition books and magazines.

DynaMedEvidence-based decision tool for point-of-care use. Mobile app instructions.

EmbaseUp-to-date biomedical and pharmacological information on medical and drug-related subjects. Video tutorials.

Evidence Analysis Library (EAL)A synthesis of nutritional research on important dietetic practice questions.

FSTA - Food Science & Technology AbstractsResources on food sciences, pet foods, food psychology, food economics, food safety and more. State of Maine funded.

Natural MedicinesEvidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies.

Nutrition Care ManualEvidence-based nutrition educational materials, clinical nutrition resources and customizable diet manual.

Public Health DatabaseCore literature public health, including biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, and behavioral sciences.

PubMed (MEDLINE)PubMed search of MEDLINE, the US National Library of Medicine database of biomedical literature. Tutorials. Mobile app instructions. 

ScopusCitations and abstracts from scholarly research journals across the sciences. Advanced tools for citation analysis and journal ranking. Video tutorials. 

UpToDateEvidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making. UpToDate video tutorials. Mobile app instructions. CME function requires registration for a free, personal account.

Books & Videos

Textbooks & Reserves


RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.

Interlibrary LoanRequest for free nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEApplied Nutrition faculty and student publications in UNE's institutional repository DUNE:DigitalUNE

Gaps in the LiteratureLearn to identify gaps in the published literature to find areas of opportunity for contributing further research.