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BAS Degrees: Library Resources: Health Admin

Information about and links to library resources for Polk State BAS programs.

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You must log in to use library databases and eBooks. When prompted to log in, enter your Passport credentials. 

If you have trouble, try resetting your Passport pin, sending an email to, or calling the Help Desk at 863.292.3652

You can also get help from Ask a Librarian

Healthcare Administration Databases

The following links will take you directly to the library databases.  Hover over the info icon for more information on a particular database. 

Useful Web Links

Ask a Librarian

Healthcare Administration Journals

The links below will take you directly to back issues of the journals:

Search Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Google Scholar: Adding Full Text @ Polk

When searching Google Scholar, it is possible to link to Polk State Libraries to be able to access resources available through the library. This guide will go over how to set this up. Once set up, Full Text @ Polk can be accessed on or off campus.

Start here:

Click on the three links (the hamburger symbol) in the upper leftàClick on Settings

Click on Library Linksàtype in Polk StateàClick searchàSelect Polk State College—Full Text @ PolkàClick Save

Now, go back to  and search

Note the difference when it is not used and when using Full Text @ Polk . . .

Without using Full Text @ Polk only a couple articles from this search are accessible:

With using Full Text @ Polk now all four of these articles are accessible


Questions? Use Ask a Librarian for assistance.

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