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Public Health

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Also known as "Scholarly Articles," "Peer-Reviewed Articles," or "Academic Articles," these are:
  • Written and reviewed by scholars and provide new research, analysis, or information about a specific topic.
  • Usually focused on a narrow subject or a single case study
  • Intended for an academic audience

The following databases are a good place to find information on the field of Acupuncture:
 Unlike journal articles, scholarly books:
  •  Are written on a broader, general subject
  •   May contain a collection of related chapters by different authors
  •   Contain less recent information
Remember: you may only need to read one chapter of a scholarly book!



To find books and e-books using OneSearch, on the results page check the box on the left-hand side of the page that says 

Browse print books

  • Find shelves on 3rd floor with call number ranges below.
  • Books within these call number ranges are by subject, so you can find other related books.

Keyword:                                                                               Call Number/Range

Dermatology RL 1-803
Gynecology and Obstetrics RG 1-991
Human Anatomy QM
Human Physiology QP
Internal Medicine RC 31-1245
Pathology RB 1-214
Pediatrics RJ 1-570
Surgery RD 1-811
Therapeutics RM 1-950


In addition to the previously mentioned eBook Databases, as a student of University of Bridgeport, you are also granted access to the following textbook:

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