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Physical Therapy: Getting Started

About This Guide

About This Guide: This guide contains links to subscription content provided by North Shore Community College Library, and free and open resources, that are recommended for research and use in the physical therapist assistant program.

Search strategies and tutorials are included to increase success in using these resources.

Off Campus Access: Login to North Shore Community College Library electronic resources with your MyNorthshore account username and password.

Library Card and Account: Your NSCC ID is your library card and must be used to borrow library materials. Access and management of your NSCC library account online requires a login. Your library account username is the 14 digit barcode on your NSCC ID beginning with 21991. Your library account password is your birthday in the following format MMDDYYYY.  

Personal Librarian: Christine Goodchild is the Personal Librarian for the physical therapist assistant program at NSCC. Contact her for assistance using physical therapy resources and library services.

Textbooks and Course Reserves

Course Reserves

For the current academic year, PTA textbooks on Course Reserves are available in an electronic version only.

Electronic Textbooks
  • Electronic textbooks may be limited for use by one student at a time 

  • There are options to print, email, and sometimes download content

  • Enter in your MyNorthshore account username and password when accessing electronic textbooks from off campus

Personal Librarian

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Christine Goodchild
Contact:
Danvers Campus Library, DB 237
cgoodchi@northshore.edu
library.northshore.edu
978-739-5532
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