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OT 210: Global Health Care Systems


With links to a variety of resources just for your course, this guide is a great place to start your research!  Remember that these are only some of the sources that may be useful to you. Have a question? Feel free to use the contact information in the sidebar!

Worksheet & Activities


You can use the above word document for today's activities, or you can copy and paste the exercises from below.



1. What is the domain for the government in your country?

2. Find an official website for a governmental health department in your county. Record the name of the department and the URL.



Identify one database for each of the following topics:

1. Global Issues

2. Women’s Health

3. Children’s Health

4. Mental Health

5. Physical Disabilities/Rehabilitation:

6. Covid and Current Issues:


Primary / Secondary / Tertiary

Find one source of each of the following types. Record the name of the source and give a brief summary of the information it provides.

1. Primary (Government)

2. Primary (Scholarly)

3. Secondary

4. Tertiary

Helpful Databases

Health Databases

Focused Databases

General Databases

Useful Websites