PHE 478/479 Program Planning and Evaluation: Books & eBooks

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Results include both print and ebooks, available from Portland State Library and the Summit Libraries.

What is a subject heading?

Subject headings are a formalized way of of searching library catalogs. The right subect heading can help you get to information more quickly.

For example, nutrition can be described using the following terms:

  • nutrition
  • diet
  • eating habits

You could search the library catalog for all those keywords. Or, use one subject heading to find all of the library's materials about nutrition, e.g. search using just the term "nutrition."

Who determines subject headings? The Library of Congress. Copies of the complete set of the Library of Congress Subject Headings are available at the Reference Desk.

Subject Searching

To find books on program evaluation and planning, consider searching with the following subjects:

  • Evaluation
  • Health Education Planning
  • Health Planning
  • Health Promotion Planning
  • Performance Measurement
  • Program Planning
  • Public Health Evaluation

Use the advanced search function of the PSU Library Search to enter subjects.

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