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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Healthy Eating Plate

More information about the Healthy Eating Plate.



Thank you to Carol A. Singer and Emily Chan for their permission to reuse content from the Food and Nutrition LibGuide and the Nutrition and Food Science LibGuide


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This resource guide pulls together a variety of sources you may want to use if you're conducting food and nutrition research. 

Want to know where to start your research?  Click on the above tabs to find lists of resources and related information about Books, ArticlesWebsites or one of the subsidiary tabs under Websites.  The subsidiary tabs include:

  • Nutrition Basics
  • Nutrition Across the Life Span
  • Vitamins, Herbs & Supplements
  • Weight Control & Diets 
  • Diseases & Conditions
  • Food Safety

If you want to know what nutrients are in your food, click on Food Composition Data and use the listed resources.  If you want to see several RSS feeds that provide the latest nutrition news, or identify a nutrition blog or newsletter, click on Nutrition News

If you need help using the library, use the Research Help tab to find a variety of ways to ask for help.


Healthy People 2020

Healthy People 2020 includes information and data about Nutrition and Weight Status.

Dietary Guidelines for Americans


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