Health Source: Consumer Education Edition

Provides access to information on many health topics including the medical sciences, psychology, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, health care law and general health. (Link to Resource)

Subjects Covered:
Health, Cancer, Diabetes, AIDS (Disease), Nutrition, Dietetics
Material Types:
Pamphlets, books, reports, fact sheets
Source Titles List:
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Number of Titles:
Indexed: 9700, Full-Text: 300 periodicals,1000 pamphlets, 135 books, 4500 reports
Date Range:
Indexed: 1984 to present, Full-Text: 1990 to present
Frequency of Updates:
Twice a week
Significant Canadian Content?
Search Aids
EBSCO Support Site:

Contains Image Collection?
Exporting Options
Print, save, e-mail
Link to Provider Licensing Terms
Click here
Copying and Printing?
Interlibrary Loans?
Yes, unless it is specifically prohibited by the publisher in the copyright statement within an individual record
Course Reserves?
Yes, unless it is specifically prohibited in the copyright statement within an individual record and, generally, only one article per issue and on electronic reserve for only one term. Using more than one article per issue, or using an article for more than one term, would require permission from the publisher.
RSS Alerts?
Persistent Links?
Article, publication, search
Non-Commercial Course Packs?
No, unless permission is first obtained from the publisher
Access Options
Remote access: World Wide Web, using Seneca College email username & password
Use EBSCO's static hyperlinks to share files with students. Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.