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PTA

This guide is created specifically for students in OC's Physical Therapy Assistant Program.

Suggested Databases

Olympic College Libraries subscribe to a number of full-text journal databases on your behalf which you can access for FREE!  These journal databases are accessible through the links below, or by going to the OC Library website by going to the library’s website (http://libguides.olympic.edu/index) and selecting the blue “Go to database list” button to view the entire list of available electronic databases.  If you are off-campus, you will be asked to enter your OC campus network username and password to access the databases.

The following databases are recommended specifically for articles related to physical therapy and medicine:

Google Scholar

When you search Google Scholar from the OC campus, your results will include "Full-text at OC" links, which will take you to articles that are available through library subscriptions.

Off Campus? Configure your settings to make OC Library's holdings show up in your search results. 

  1. Go to http://scholar.google.com/scholar_settings?hl=en&as_sdt=0,48
  2. Select "Library Links" (left)
  3. Type in "Olympic College", check the box next to it, and Save.
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