Occupational Science/Occupational Therapy Resources: Databases
NEW! OT Search Database from AOTA/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
Major Medical & Interdisciplinary Databases
Searching for leisure or recreation related topics (incl. history)?
Some potential search terms (check each database's subject headings or thesaurus for more):
- leisure or leisure time
- recreational activities
Some databases you might not have thought to try, depending upon the focus of your search:
- Academic Search Premier
- Google Scholar
- HAPI - Health & Psychosocial Instruments
- Physical Education Index
- SPORTDiscus with Full Text
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
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:
- Purdue Libraries' Constructing a Search Statement handout
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.
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