Evidence Analysis Library Resources 

EAL® Tutorial

Need help? Want to learn more about the evidence based practice process? Check out the EAL® Tutorial to access 3 modules about the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly American Dietetic Association) Evidence Analysis Library. Each module is approximately 12-15 minutes long. The EAL Orientation Tutorial is available to everyone. Dietitians may earn 1 CPE credit for completing all 3 modules. 

Note:  Viewing the modules is FREE to everyone.  However, non-Academy members pay a modest fee to obtain a certificate for CPE credit.   

EAL® Presentations

PRESENTATION: Difference between Public view and Subscriber view

Click here to download and view this brief powerpoint presentation illustrating the differences between what the general public views on the EAL® and how much more content is available to an Academy member or EAL® subscriber; 11 slides, approximately 3 mb. Updated 1/2012. 

Select Presentations from the left menu bar to view a list of presentations about the EAL®  and/or utilizing the research found on the Academy Evidence Analysis Library®  that are available to be downloaded. Additionally, Guideline presentations can be purchased in the EAL Store.    




Academy members can order the full-text journal article through the Academy Library for a library fee of $10. Simply email the citation of the desired article to

International Dietetics & Nutrition Terminology (IDNT) Reference Manual: Standardized Language for the Nutrition Care Process Fourth Edition 

This tool is designed to assist nutrition professionals to implement the Nutrition Care Process using the nutrition assessment, nutrition diagnosis, nutrition intervention, and nutrition monitoring and evaluation with standardized language to identify and label specific nutrition problems. The manual provides language that every practitioner needs to apply the nutrition care process in their unique work setting.  

Click here to purchase the IDNT reference manual + online access.     

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The Academy's Nutrition Care Manual (NCM) is a publication of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It is the preeminent source of research-based nutrition information and clinical tools available to dietitians, dietetic technicians, and other health care professionals.

To find out more about NCM, or to order the Nutrition Care Manual, please click here

Or, Call 800-877-1600, ext 5000, 8am to 5pm Central Time.  

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim Essays The Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim Fund for International Exchange in Nutrition, Dietetics and Management offers an annual essay competition to promote the exchange of dietetics information throughout the world. Click here for additional information and to view the winning essays.

Colgate Palmolive Fellowship  2002-2010 summary of research supported by the Colgate Palmolive Fellowship to support Research in Nutrition and Oral Health/Dental Education. Administered by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation.  Read more




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