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RHSC 501

RHSC Online Library Services and Resources

Welcome to UBC Library and the resources and services that will support your programme!

The purpose of this guide is to help you become familiar with how to use the library.  

  • Using UBC Library tab
    • Discover how to find books and journal articles at UBC Library
    • Learn about services for  Distance Education Students and how to register for home delivery
  • Rehabilitation Resources tab.
    • Highlights materials, databases and tutorials relevant to the rehabilitation sciences
    • Provides links to course materials and information
Using UBC Library 

Note: Connecting to the Library's resources remotely is now via Open Athens. For more information about how to connect see this guide:

Please review the following links to find additional information about how to use UBC Library's resources.

See the Distance Education Students guide below to find information about how to

  • Connect to the library's wealth of online resources
  • Use your Library card
  • Register for ordering books and other material

View the Library Skills Tutorial to learn how to search the library and use its various tools.

The most useful modules for getting started are:

  • Module 1 - Learning about the Library website
  • Module 3 - General Searching (Summon) 
  • Module 4 - Citing sources and tools 

Click on the Rehabilitation sciences tab for your course related resources  

Note: Information for your specific courses are listed by name under Course Help. See RHSC 501 Online, on the left. 

For more resources, announcements and handouts for coursework click on the RHSC 501 Online tab under Course Help.

Research guides for Rehabilitation Sciences topics:

Course handouts

Core databases and Tutorials:

Citing sources

Slides for Library Webinars and Recordings

The Database Searching webinar recordings will be made available in Canvas under the RHSC 501 Announcements shortly after the presentation.

RHSC 501:Announcements

Webinar Workshops

Library workshops will be held via Zoom.  Meeting id: 664 0804 9672; Passcode: 748457

To join the classes, click on this link:

[For more information on using Zoom see the Student Guide to Zoom]

Note: The recordings will be made available in Canvas a few hours after these classes:

1. "Orientation to Database Searching - Finding the Evidence"

Date: Thursday January 27, 2022   Time: 5.00 pm (PST)


2. "Managing Information" 

Date: Monday January 31st, 2022   Time: 5.00 pm (PST)

See Citation management at UBC for more information.


Handouts for RHSC 501