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MS - 7 - Diseases/Disorders 2018/19: Resources

Hippocrates - Ancient Greek Physician

"It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has."  - Hippocrates

Euripedes - Athenian Playwright

"Impudence is the worst of all human diseases."  Euripedes

Database Science in Context

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Database Student Resources in Context

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News Sources/Websites

Health and Disease Foundations

Some chronic diseases have foundations that are a good source of information.  To find a foundation you are allowed to google the "disease name" and "foundation".  Be sure you have the legitimate foundation!

An example is the Arthritis Foundation.

Questions to ask BEORE using a resource.

Finding Books in Our Library

Click above to access the catalog.Type in search term. Once results appear, click on title to read more about the book. 

To locate the book, click on COPIES. Then look for call #. Write this number down. (Ex. 361.94 SHE)

Use the number guides at the end of the shelves to locate your book. 

Books are in numerical order first, then alphabetical. 

Books WILL NOT BE available to checkout while in the library. Let us know if you need any help finding a book or checking out. 

Plato - Ancient Greek Philospher

"They certainly give very strange names to diseases." - Plato