Writing and Citing

MLA Formatting and Style Guide

From the Purdue Online Writing Lab, this webpage has far more than just formatting help.  Check out their guides for subject specific writing, where they have a guide for writing in healthcare. 

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Check out these helpful websites...


Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Gale Pages Search Engine for peer reviewed articles.

Password: centurions



Proquest search engine that conatins peer reviewed journal articles and books.

Username: RX1UEZXW

Password: Cs$Rp){F4v

Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary

An online dictionary for the quick look-up of medical terms.


MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations, on conditions, diseases, drugs, supplements, wellness, and more.

Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body

An online reference source in its 20th edition


"HONmedia is an unique repository of over 1,950 medical images and videos, pertaining to 1,350 topics and themes. This peerless database has been created manually by HON and new image links are constantly being added from the world-wide Web." 

Scholarly Sports Sites

This subject directory brings together the websites which will assist the serious sports researcher, kinesiology librarian, sport information specialist, college/university student and faculty. Dated but still useful.

Health Information Resources

A directory of health-related organizations with descriptions of their activities and links to their Web sites.

Books at YCC Pertinent to Exercise Science Classes

Alternative Cures: The Most Effective Natural Home Remedies for 160 Health Problems.

615.88 GOT. 

Alternative Medicine: The Christian Handbook

615.5 OMA 

American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide. 

613.2 DUY 

Atlas of Human Anatomy

REF 611 NET 

Body by Design: "Fearfully and Wonderfully Made"

612.007 GIL 

The Body: The Complete Human: How It Grows, How It Works, and How to Keep It Healthy and Strong

612 BOD 

Can Stress Heal? 

155.9 COO 

Examining Alternative Medicine: An Inside Look at the Benefits and Risks

615.5 REI 

First Aid Manual

616.0252 KRO 

Fit & Well: Core Concepts and Labs in Physical Fitness and Wellness

613.704 FAH 

Get Fit, Stay Fit

613.7 PRE 

The Great Physician’s Rx For Health and Wellness: Seven Keys to Unlock Your Health Potential

613.2 RUB 

The Herbal Drugstore: The Best Natural Alternatives to Over-the-Counter and Prescription Medicines.

615.321 WHI 

Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology.

612 SHI 

Human Anatomy in Full Color

611.0022 GRE 

The Human Body: An Intelligent Design

612 GIL 

Jerry Baker’s Giant Book of Kitchen Counter Cures: 117 Food That Fight Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Memory Loss, Bad Digestion and Hundreds of Other Health Problems 

613.2 CIC 

First Aid Manual

616.0252 KRO 

Made for Paradise: God's Original Plan for Healthy Eating, Physical Activity, and Rest.

261.8321 TER 

Mayo Clinic Book of Alternative Medicine

615.5 BAU ​

New Webster’s Dictionary and Thesaurus & Medical Dictionary

REF 423 WEB 

Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition 

613.202 FIN  

Regaining the Power of Youth at Any Age 

613 COO 

Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The Science Behind Drugs in Sport

362.29 COO ​​

The Great Physician’s Rx For Health and Wellness: Seven Keys to Unlock Your Health Potential

613.2 RUB 

Your Body's Many Cries for Water: You Are Not Sick, You Are Thirsty! Don't Treat Thirst with Medications. 616.047 BAT 

Finding Journal Articles...

See the librarians if you need help finding scholarly articles. 

GALE Scholarly Journal Database 

Check out the new YCC eResources page and search the GALE scholarly Journal Database for scholarly articles on Exercise Science. Password is centurions. Here is a list of specific collections you may want to check out:

- Health Reference Center Academic

- Health and Wellness Resource Center

- Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine


Proquest Database

Check out the new YCC eResources Page and search the Proquest database for scholarly articles on Business. Username is RX1UEZXW and Password is



Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources to find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.

Also, read...

"How to (seriously) read a scientific paper." from Science Magazine

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