The reference collection includes a variety of books and databases that provide access to information on all topics, usually concise overviews.
In the library, try browsing the library shelves with some of the call numbers that are listed below, or by searching in the library catalog or databases with the search tips provided on the Books and Databases tabs.
From off-campus, enter your LOLA # (i.e. L00123456), you must use the letter (B, L, N, or H) at the beginning of your LOLA # and your PIN is your birthdate (i.e. mmddyy or ddmmyy).
There are encyclopedias and dictionaries on all topics, and they are outstanding sources of background information. Please use our online catalog to continue your search.
Call numbers will help you browse the shelves.
National Library of Medicine Classification
QS Human anatomy
QU Biochemistry, cell biology, and genetics
QW Microbiology and immunology
QY Clinical laboratory pathology
Dewey Decimal Classification
610 Medical sciences; medicine
610.7 Education, nursing, related topics
611 Human anatomy, cytology, histology
612 Human physiology
613 Promotion of health
614 Incidence & prevention of disease
615 Pharmacology & therapeutics, prescription drugs
617 Surgery & related medical specialties
617.1 Wounds and injuries
618 Gynecology & other medical specialties