Books on health subjects may be located using the online catalog.
Browse the Collection
Materials in the library are classified and shelved by subject. Browse the QM- R call number sections in both the reference and circulating collections for health materials in print.
Print Reference Sources
The books listed below are just a sample of what is availalbe in the health section of the reference collection on the second floor.
Medical reference work covering skeleton and muscles
Multi-volume work covering diseases, anatomy and wellness
Medical reference devoted dance injury, fitness and movement
Databases are online collections of materials such as journal articles, images, sound recordings and even entire books. The following Health databases provide articles on health subjects in newspapers and journals. Click on the Databases heading on the library's website then enter Health or the title of the database you need in the search box for a full list of available online resources.
Health information for consumers
Journal articles covering consumer health topics.
Clinical research articles.
Journal articles covering nursing topics.
Articles on current science news topics from leading news sources.
The publicly accessible websites listed below provide consumer-oriented, peer-reviewed health information suitable for research.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL
NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH
A list of the library's health periodicals can be found by searching the library catalog using the subject search: Health Periodicals. Articles on specific subjects are located using an index like the Reader's Guide which is listed below. Simply look up the subject and note the citation information for the individual article.
Print index shelved in Reference.
The library does not subscribe to all the journals in an index by the Reader's Guide so check the online catalog to be sure the library has the journal you need.