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Resource Guide:
Health Pre-Professionals

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
History of MedicineR131-687
Medical Education. Medical Schools. ResearchR735-854
Public Health. Hygiene. Preventive MedicineRA421-790.95
Emergency Medical ServicesRA645.5-645.9
PathologyRB1-214
Infectious and Parasitic diseasesRC109-216
PsychiatryRC435-571
Sports MedicineRC1200-1245
SurgeryRD1-811
Diseases of Children and AdolescentsRJ370-550
DentistryRK1-715
Therapeutics. PharmacologyRM1-950
NursingRT1-120

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Clinical Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Health Occupations Schools
  • Dentistry
  • Diseases
  • Pharmacy
  • Medical Sciences
  • Medicine and Society
  • Paramedical Education
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Surgery
  • Physicians
  • Medicine – United States
  • Premedical Education

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
The demography of health and health caree-Book
Designing and conducting health systems research projectse-Book
Drugs in sportRC 1230 .D786 1988
Healing words : the power of prayer and the practice of medicineBL 65 .M4 D67 1993
Health professions education a bridge to qualitye-Book
Introduction to EMS systemse-Book
Introduction to the health professionsR 690 .S727 2009
MCAT Secrets : your key to MCAT successREF R 838.5 .M34 2005
Medicine PreTest self-assessment and reviewe-Book
Opportunities for medical research in the 21st centuryR 690 .N11 2001
PDR for herbal medicinesRM 666 .P37 2000
Alternative medicine a medical dictionary, bibliography…e-Book

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Medical Education Online
  • Medical History
  • Medical Industry Employment Opportunities
  • Medical Letter on the CDC
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Week
  • Nursing and Health Sciences
  • Nursing Education Perspectives
  • Dentistry On-Line: International Dental Forum
  • Dental Research Journal
  • Pharmacy Education
  • Journal of Veterinary Medical Education (online)
  • Journal of Nursing Education (online)
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing

Selected Websites and Digital Archives