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Health & Wellness

From healthy eating to hospital information, these online tools can help you live healthy. These resources are available at computers within the library or remotely from any computer with a Kansas IP address. We are happy to help you use them – just stop by the Reference Desk, call 785-843-1178, email, or start a chat session.

  • Consumer Health Complete – Browsable medical database including drug information, topic fact sheets, medical dictionaries, and ebooks.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library: Medicine – A collection of reference
    eBooks focused on Consumer Health and Medicine.
  • MEDLINE – Information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and more. Created by the National Library of Medicine.
  • Medline Plus – The National Library of Medicine’s user-friendly health database created for consumers. It includes information about health topics, medicine, and supplements, as well as a collection of videos and health tools.
  • Nursing & Allied Health Source – Articles and abstracts from nursing publications and other medical journals, for professionals and consumers.
  • Universal Class:   Video-based courses on health & wellness topics, including meditation 101, nutrition, and memory enhancement.  There’s even an anatomy course!  Available in the library and remotely from any computer with a Kansas IP address. 

 

Access more research resources through The State Library of Kansas.