For background on the subject, consult general encyclopedias such as Americana, Britannica, Colliers, World Book, etc. Look for articles on "Health" and "Medicine." To locate materials in the Keeley Library, see the section on Finding Your Way Around the Library.
Consumer Health Internet Resources
You are better off going to the previous site first, because each link has an annotation which describes what you can expect to find. Some of the following are important sites found on the above server. If the site above is busy, the following can be reached directly.
To locate items in the library catalog, search in iBistro. You may want to limit your search to search only the Keeley Library, instead of all of the SAILS libraries. The following subjects are just some suggestions for your search:
As members of SAILS, Durfee students and teachers can access journal and newspaper articles as well as online reference books, from the library's computers and from home. Simply go to the online catalog page, access the online catalog, and click on .
SIRS Medical Science and SIRS Social Science on topics such as Health, Mental Health, Drugs, Sports, Sexuality, etc. contain thousands of articles on health-related topics. The binders containing these articles are near the large meeting area.
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Last Updated: December 12, 2008