skip navigation

Occupational Science/Occupational Therapy Resources: Databases

NEW! OT Search Database from AOTA/AOTF

NEW! OT Search

The Occupational Therapy Bibliographic System from AOTA and AOTF

NOTE: Links in this database to AJOT (American Journal of Occupational Therapy) do not link to UNC's AJOT subscription.

  • Use citation information from OT Search to locate AJOT articles via UNC e-journals or catalog. 

Anatomy & Physiology Resources

E-Research by Discipline (Databases)


Browse all UNC databases by Subject (E-Research by Discipline)

Find @ UNC

Click on the Find @ UNC button button in database results to:


Searching for leisure or recreation related topics (incl. history)?

Some potential search terms (check each database's subject headings or thesaurus for more):

  • amusements
  • games
  • hobbies
  • leisure or leisure time
  • recreation
  • recreational activities
  • relaxation

Some databases you might not have thought to try, depending upon the focus of your search:

See, also:


Other Core Databases for OS/OT

More guides from Main Library & HSL

To broaden your research, use E-Research by Discipline  from Davis Library and the additional HSL guides, below.

  • Each E-Research Discipline includes librarian contacts, databases, e-journals, guides, related resources.


View student research posters presented Spring 2012 & 2014

Occupation Matters: Thirty Years of Occupational Therapy Education at UNC

An exhibit by the UNC Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy in collaboration with the Health Sciences Library, October 2010 - Summer 2011.  Ongoing Online Exhibit and Blog. We welcome contributions from faculty, staff, students, preceptors, and alumni!

Aids for Organizing Your Search

Use this guide to help visualize and plan your search:

Use this log to keep your search organized and to document your search strategy for reporting:

Learn More about Using Databases

Don't forget, Ask-a-Librarian when you have difficulty finding what you're looking for in a database.

Don't forget, many databases have a link to help files as part of their search screens.