Research Library

Borrowing Materials
The library is open to to the public.  All individuals must register at the circulation desk before borrowing any resources.  Circulating materials in our collection may be checked out for a period of two weeks and may be renewed by phone, email, or fax.  Journals do not circulate.

Our Collection
We offer more than 4,000 titles from all medical areas including the basic sciences, pharmacology, psychiatry, nursing, rehabilitation, allied health, healthcare administration, business leadership, and consumer health.

See what we have available in our collection >>

Journal Collection
We subscribe to more than100 clinical and research journals in the medical, nursing, and allied health fields.

Audiovisual Collection
A collection of videos, cassettes, CDs, and DVDs are integrated with the print collections.  All audiovisual items may be borrowed.  We offer stations inside the library for you to view or listen to these items. 

Internet Acces
We have 12 workstations with Internet access. 

Interlibrary Loan
Materials not owned by our library may be borrowed from other libraries. Contact our staff for more information.

 

 

 

Description 

URL

Organization

Info on diseases, health risks, and prevention guidelines

www.cdc.gov

Centers for Disease Control

Resource for health needs assessment, assuring access to health care, promoting health and disease prevention, and more

www.health.state.pa.ushttp://www.health.state.pa.us

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Human anatomy

www.innerbody.com/

Inner Body

Info on childhood mental health issues

www.aacap.org/

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Facts for Families

Resources for parents including guides, videos, resource kits, and other information for children and adolescents

www.aap.org/

American
Academy of Pediatrics

Cancer information, literature, requests for pamphlets, grant information, local chapter information

www.cancer.org/

American Cancer Society

Diabetes information for the general public and healthcare professionals

www.diabetes.org/

American Diabetic Association

Information on heart disease and stroke as well as new developments in the field of Cardiology

www.americanheart.org

American Heart Association

Latest advances in medical research and practice affecting women's health

www.healthywomen.org

National Women's Health Resource Center

General medical information for patients and health professionals

www.ama-assn.org

American Medical Association

Informational content for family health

www.aafp.org

American Academy of Family Physicians

Food and drug info for consumers, industry, and health professionals

www.fda.gov

Food and Drug Administration

U. S. government site to promote wellness and healthy behaviors

www.healthfinder.gov

HealthFinder

Health information and research

www.nih.gov

National Institutes of Health

World's largest medical library (with links to PubMed and Medline plus)

www.nlm.nih.gov

National Library of Medicine

Resourses on asthma, emphysema, TB, and many other lung-related diseases

www.lungusa.org

American Lung Association

Info on stroke diagnosis and treatment

www.stroke.org

National Stroke Association

Updates on health concerns around the world, current immunization recommendations, travel medicine, and infectious diseases

www.who.int

World Health Organization

Reference for mental health information

www.mentalhealth.com

Internet Mental Health News

Medicare coverage info and wellness tips

www.medicare.gov

Medicare

Info on balance disorders

www.balanceandmobility.com

NeuroCom International Inc.

General wellness tips and info for the public and healthcare professionals

www.healthcentral.com

Health Central

Info on food and nutrition

www.eatright.org

American Dietetic Association

Resources for Occupational Therapists

www.aota.org

American Occupational Therapy Association

 

 

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