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Health, Nutrition, and Physical Fitness: General Health

This guide supports classes in the areas of Health, Nutrition, and Physical Education

How to use this guide

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Some Things to Keep in Mind...

This guide is designed to provide a starting point for researching topics dealing with health, nutrition, and physical fitness.   The resources listed are in both print and online formats.

  • If your professor is asking you to find more scholarly material, place a checkmark next to "scholarly/peer reviewed" when using the articles databases listed below.
  • For more consumer-oriented material, try limiting your search to magazines or newspapers, or explore online reference book collections like the Health Reference Series Online or Salem Health.
  • For more specific material on Nutrition and Physical Education/Physical Fitness, use the tabs above.

HACC Library: Books and Media Catalog Search

The HACC Library: Books and Media catalog is a searchable database of books, periodical titles, and audio-visual material available at Harrisburg Area Community College.


Recommended Databases


Online Reference Books:


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