Links

General Resources

Librarian’s Index to the Internet www.lii.org

About.com has Food & Drink http://www.about.com/food/

and Health & Fitness http://www.about.com/health/ 

Cook Eat Delicious – Restaurant Reviews – http://www.cookeatdelicious.com/

Nutrition and Diet

Food & Nutrition Information Network (USDA)
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/about.shtml

WIC Works Education and Training Materials Database
riley.nal.usda.gov/wicworks/resources/ResourceSearch.php

OSU County Extension Office – Food & Nutrition
http://ohioline.osu.edu/lines/food.html

IBIDS – International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements Database
grande.nal.usda.gov/ibids/index.php

Diets – from Web MD
http://www.webmd.com/content/pages/11/39536.htm

All About Diets and where to find them
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/

Food Pyramids

Food Pyramid descriptions & diagrams
www.mypyramid.gov/global_nav/media_kids_backgrounder.htmlor http://www.mypyramid.gov/index.html

OSU County Extension Office – Fact Sheets for food & nutrition
http://ohioline.osu.edu/5-a-day/index.html andhttp://ohioline.osu.edu/bl-fact/index.html

Cooking Techniques

Cooking Light Magazine
http://www.cookinglight.com

Food TV / Network
www.foodtv.comor www.foodnetwork.com/

Fine Cooking Magazine
www.finecooking.com

The Splendid Table – Streaming Radio, recipes and more
http://splendidtable.publicradio.org/

Thai Food
http://www.atasteofthai.com/index.cfm

Culinary Arts & information
http://www.culinarycafe.com /

Betty Crocker
http://www.bettycrocker.com/Default.aspx

Star Chefs
http://www.starchefs.com/chefs/html/index.shtml

Martha Stewart
http://www.marthastewart.com/

Baking Techniques

The Baker’s Catalog

www.bakerscatalogue.com

Joy of Baking
http://www.joyofbaking.com/

OChef – baking & cooking answers questions and has a e-newsletter
http://www.ochef.com/index.html

Baking Artisan Breads (yummy!)
http://www.frenchculinary.com/artisan_bread_baking.html

Recipes

Land O’Lakes
http://www.landolakes.com/

Vegetarian Foods
http://www.beyondveg.com/

How to Modify a Recipe (OSU County Extension Office
http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5543.html

Recipe Source
http://www.recipesource.com /

Fun Recipes to encourage Children to eat
http://www.kidshealth.org/kid/recipes/index.html

The Food Section ‘All the food that’s fit to eat’
http://www.thefoodsection.com/

Digital Librarian
http:// www.digital-librarian.com/food.html

Recipes
www.recipes.com

Penzey’s Spices
www.penzeysspices.com

British Broadcasting – Cooking
www.bbc.co.uk/food

Bon Appetite and Gourmet Magazines
www.epicurious.com

 Ingredients

Flours & Dry Ingredients, especially for Baking
www.kingarthurflour.com

Kitchen Krafts
http://www.kitchenkrafts.com/

Teas (loose) and tea paraphernalia(just a few)
http://www.uptontea.com/shopcart/home.asp

http://www.adagio.com/

Coffees (just a few)
www.starbucks.comhttp://www.gevalia.com/Gevalia/index.aspx

The Coffee Review (ratings & reviews)
http://www.coffeereview.com/index.cfm

Honey
http://www.honeylocator.com/

Exercise and Wellness Regimens

Younger Next Year – living healthfully
www.youngernextyear.com

Go Ask Alice (questions about lifestyle, nutrition and living well) (not suitable for children)
http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/

Health Finder (US Dept Health & Human Services)
http://www.healthfinder.gov/ andhttp://www.healthfinder.gov/library/

U.S. federal government’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/homeopathy/ 

Menopause
http://www.menopause-online.com/

national menopause center
http://www.menopause.org/consumers/

Pregnancy
http://www.pregnancy.org/

National Institute of Health – all ages and ethnicities
http://health.nih.gov

Planned Parenthood
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/pp2/portal/