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Health and Medicine: In the Library

Find Sources

Search multiple databases and the library catalog.

Type in keywords, titles, or authors to find what the library has to offer on your topic.

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID



If you have a DOI or a PubMed ID (PMID), enter it here to begin your request. This will point you to immediate full-text access through our subscriptions or Open Access (if available).

Call Numbers

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

  • R -- Medicine (General)
  • RA -- Public aspects of medicine
  • RB -- Pathology
  • RC -- Internal medicine
  • RD -- Surgery
  • RE -- Opthamology
  • RF -- Otorhinolaryngology
  • RG -- Gynecology and obstetrics
  • RJ -- Pediatrics
  • RK -- Dentistry
  • RL -- Dermatology
  • RM -- Therapeutics. Pharmacology
  • RS -- Pharmacy and materia medica
  • RT -- Nursing
  • RV -- Botanic, Thomsonian, and eclectic medicine 
  • RX -- Homeopathy
  • RZ -- Other systems of medicine

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Health and Medicine resources in the Library Catalog:

  • names of diseases or conditions
  • names of organs or organ systems
  • names of procedures
  • Medicine
  • Health
  • Mental illness


The following titles are available on the main (2nd) floor in the Audio/Visual Room:

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.

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