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Dental Assisting: In the Library

This guide is intended as a general research guide for Dental Assisting. Use it to find resources in the library and online, as well as information about writing and researching.

Hours and Information


     Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a librarian for assistance:

Call Numbers

If you want to browse the collection, these are some call numbers where you can find books about Psychology.

  • RK 1-715: Dentistry
  • RK 58-59.3: Practice of dentistry; Dental economics
  • RC 60.7-60.8: Preventive dentistry
  • RK 280: Oral and dental anatomy and physiology
  • RK 301-493: Oral and dental medicine. Pathology. Diseases. 
  • RK 501-519: Operative dentistry. Restorative dentistry
  • RK 520-528: Orthodontics
  • RK 529-535: Oral Surgery
  • RK 641-667: Prosthetic dentistry. Prosthodontics 

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Dental Assisting resources in the Library Catalog:

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Materials
  • Periodontal Disease
  • Teeth--Diseases
  • Radiography-Dental

Catalog Search

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Selected Books

These books are in the circulating collection.  You may check them out for three weeks at a time.  When you click on the book, it will take you to the catalog, where you can check whether the book is currently available, or when it is due back, as well as where it is located.

These are available on the third floor in the Reference Room.  They are for in-library use only, but you can make copies of pages as needed.