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Dietetics and Nutrition

Use this guide to find and evaluate information and resources related to dietetics and nutrition.


Use a database to search for journal, magazine and newspaper articles. Those listed below are especially useful for finding information in the field of dietetics and nutrition. Databases are available online via campus computers or off-campus with current faculty or student identification.

What is a scholarly journal?

Journals at STLCC

STLCC Libraries provide electronic access to full-text articles, abstracts, and citations from

Nutrition Journals

The links below take you directly to the journal's website and may not provide access to full text articles. It is best to use the listings in the "Databases - search for articles related to dietetics and nutrition" box to search for full text articles from nutrition and dietetics journals.

Open Access Food & Nutrition Journals, peer reviewed.

Reference Databases

These database contain subject-specific reference books and more. They are very helpful to do background reading to deepen your understanding of the topic and discover vocabulary used to discuss your topic. Use a database like Credo Reference and/or the index in subject-specific print reference books to find your keywords or phases. This will enable you to develop context and background for your research and help you develop an effective research question

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000