SELECTED RESOURCES ON Medicine
The Online Public Access Catalogue must always be consulted in locating library material relevant to a particular topic (http://hsl/opac/). In addition, the following sources may also be used for obtaining additional information for familiarizing yourself with a topic. Always consult the on-duty Reader Services Librarian for assistance.
Dictionaries: Subject dictionaries provide precise definitions of terms.
Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary.
[Ref R121 .D73]
Dictionary of Medical Terms.
Hitti's new medical dictionary, English-Arabic
Encyclopedias: Subject encyclopedias give a good overview of a topic, supplemented in most cases by a bibliography.
Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.
[Ref QH302.5 .E52]
Desk Encyclopedia of Animal and Bacterial Virology.
[Ref QR358 .D47]
Encyclopedia of Health & Aging.
[Ref RA777.6 .E53]
Handbooks: A useful source for the quick location of facts and concise information in a particular field. These usually cover a subject of basic or advanced level.
Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook.
[Ref RC55 .S64]
Handbook of the Sociology of Health, Illness, and
[Ref RA418 .H29]
Handbook of Mathematical Methods in Imaging.
[Ref RC78.7 .D53]
Handbook of Preventive Interventions for Adults.
[Ref RA427.2 .H36]
Online Journals: Full text online journals are available. To access it, browse HSL Web page.
The New England Journal of Medicine
JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association
BMJ: British medical journal / British Medical Association
The Journal of infectious diseases
Brain: a Journal of Neurology
CA: a Cancer Journal for Clinicians
Clinical infectious diseases
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Annals of Internal Medicine
Databases: Available Online. To access it, browse HSL Web page.
ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
ProQuest Health Management
Pharmaceutical News Index
ProQuest Family Health
E-Books: Complete books are available online. Browse HSLWeb page.
E-Dissertations: Complete Master and Ph.D Theses are available online. Browse HSLWeb page.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT)
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