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Biology: Health Science / Nursing

Health Sciences / Nursing Resources at Watson Library

Watson Library has a variety of books and eBooks on Health Sciences, Nursing, and related topics. The books listed below are a sampling of what we have available in the library - to find more, check our library catalog, or use the "Ask Us!" tab on the left for help. 

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Resources on the Web

  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • NCBI Genome Data Viewer
    • Search genomic information by chromosomal position.
  • PubChem

Credo Reference

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Credo Reference is our scholarly alternative to Wikipedia. It allows you to search hundreds of reference books on a wide variety of subjects. Use this search box to browse Health Sciences, Nursing, and related topics from titles including:  

Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: Infancy Through Adolescence
This title provides in-depth coverage of pediatric diseases and disorders, along with issues related to physical and cognitive/behavioral development. It is an appropriate resource for parents, teachers, and allied health students
Gale 2016
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health
The Encyclopedia covers all major health professions, including nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy and more.
Gale 2018
Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health
The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health is an authoritative source on public health issues. Topics focus on health crises affecting the public at large, ranging from epidemic and pandemic diseases (H1N1, Malaria, food-borne illnesses, West Nile etc.); chronic conditions such as famine, malnutrition, cancer and diabetes; and social issues such as sexual abuse, obesity, bullying and new substance abuse issues, plus much more.
Gale 2020

Campus Resources

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