Nutrients Pathfinder

Nutrients:  Physical Education and Health

The following pathfinder will provide you with a guide to Nutrients. It includes Library resources, relevant databases and good sites on the web where you can commence your research.

Always ask for assistance from the Library staff.  We can help locate any of the material listed in this guide. We can also help you extend your research beyond this list, if required.

Dewey Numbers

These are some of the Dewey Numbers where you will be able to locate information on this subject area.




Subject Headings

You can also do a Keyword or Subject search in the Library catalogue using some of the following headings.

  • Nutrients
  • Vitamins

Videos, DVDs and Clickview

The following videos and DVDs are only some of audio-visual resources in the Library collections. These cannot be borrowed but you may arrange to view them in the library.

Body systems ClickView Video
Factors Affecting Performance – Nutrition and Sport ClickView Video
In Focus – Introduction to Plants (Junior Version) ClickView Video
In Focus: Plants, Light & Water (senior version) ClickView Video
Nutrients – Their Interactions ClickView Video
Nutrients, The Basics ClickView Video
Sewage Treatment ClickView Video
Nutrition for Life 2: Youth, Adulthood and Late Adulthood ClickView Video
Nutrition for Physical Activity ClickView Video
Food for sports performance ClickView Video
Designing Menus for Healthy Diets ClickView Video
Transportation Systems in Animals ClickView Video
Waterworks : Part 1, The water planet ClickView Video
Nutrients : their interactions VT 613.28 NUT Videorecording Videos N/A 1
Digestive system VT 74 Videorecording

Online Encylopaedias


Find online Science Encyclopedias here

Recommended Websites

Nutrients, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal.

Essential nutrients – proteins, carbohydrates, fats and oils, minerals, vitamins, and water.

A good balanced diet should provide you with the required nutrients but does needs Food composition tables are widely used to assess nutrient and energy
WHFoods: Essential Nutrients in the World’s Healthiest Foods

Essential nutrients are nutrients that your body can’t make on its own. How these nutrients are introduced into your body may have a great impact on how

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