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Physical Therapy: Books & E-Books

Recommended resources for physical therapy students and faculty

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Online Textbooks, Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Search within the full text of hundreds of eBooks at once in our eBook reference collections--great for background information, definitions, and topic overviews. 


Please Note: If you're looking for a specific book, please search NovaCat, the NSU Catalog, by the title.

Request Materials

If you are not a student at the Fort Lauderdale campus, we can send you the material via email or mail.  


  For Reserved Print Book Chapters

  • Reserved books do not leave the library.    
  • You can request a limited amount of material (copyright restrictions!) to be scanned and sent to you from the Interlibrary Loan department (ILL)
  • Go to ILL
  • After logging in, select Book Chapter (left side of screen) and fill out the form


For Circulating Print Books

Circulating print books (not audiovisual material) can be delivered to you.

  • Search the catalog
  • Select the title
  • If it is a circulating item, click on "Place a Hold"
  • A small window will open, Select "Are you a Distance User"
  • NSU will mail the item to you free of charge, but you are responsible for the return postage.