Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

PBHL4950: Cultural Dimensions of Health: Find Books & Media


The Library has an increasing number of ebooks available for you to read online.  Most allow you to search the full-text for relevant sections.  Just look for the 'Click here for full text' link to get started.

Why Books & Media?

Books and films can be great places to begin doing research on different populations and their unique health needs.  Encyclopedias often give a lot of information in a short space, allowing you to explore the health concerns of your group without having to go to a bunch of different sources.

This page offers some possible sources to get started with your research on a variety of topics.

You can also use the search feature below to see what else we may have!  Try combining simple concepts like:

health "African American" inequality

If you don't find what you're looking for, make small changes or ask a librarian for assistance. From the Library home page, select Books & Media.

Search All

Search all will search everything in the library collection! You can use the facets/filters on the left side to limit your search to a specific type of resource, such as a peer reviewed article, and also use date ranges to reduce the number of results. 

DVDs & Streaming Videos