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California Organizations and Associations
California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
An association of approximately 6500 Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, Dietetic Technicians, and nutrition students dedicated to healthy lifestyles through food decisions and the delivery of effective food and nutrition services by qualified dietetic professionals and association members.
Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Branch (CDPH)
A statewide movement of local, state and national partners collectively working toward improving the health status of low-income Californians through increased fruit and vegetable consumption and daily physical activity.
United States Organizations and Associations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
The nation's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. The site contains continuing education resources, advocacy and policy information, and food and nutrition information for consumers and professionals.
American Society for Nutrition
The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing together researchers world-wide, clinical nutritionists, and industry to advance knowledge and application of nutrition for the sake of humans and animals.
Nutrition (Partnership in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce
A collaboration of US government agencies, public health organizations and health science libraries provide this listing of nutrition resources. This directory includes links to associations and organizations, data and statistics, grants and funding and much more.
US Department of Agriculture
International Organizations and Associations
Food and Agriculture Organization (United Nations)
Provides access to FAOSTAT, the database of international statistics for the following areas: Food Supply, Food Security, Trade, Prices, and more
NOTE: The free version of the database allows for limited downloads of up to 4000 records. For unlimited and "bulk" downloads a userid and password are required. Ask at any reference desk for assistance.