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Medical Technology Subject Research Guide: Print Resources

Key resources in Medical Technology

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Reference books include encyclopedias, dictionaries, manuals, handbooks, almanacs, atlases and directories.  The reference books are located in the Cannon Memorial Library in the Reference Section on the main floor.  Reference books do not circulate and may only be used in the library. 

The ACS Style Guide
QD8.5 .A25 2006

The Art of Scientific Writing: from Student Reports to Professional Publications in Chemistry and Related Fields
REF QD9.15 .E23 2004

Assistive Technology: Matching Device and Consumer for Successful Rehabilitation
RM950 .A874 2002 (on 2nd floor)

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
REF QD65 .H3 2012-13

The Desk Encyclopedia of Microbiology
REF QR9 .D47 2004

Encyclopedia of Bioethics (5 vols.)
REF QH332 .E52 2004

Information Technology in Health Care 2007 (2010 ed. online at ebrary)
REF R858 .I565 2007

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
REF RC55 .M4 2006

The Merck Manual of Medical Information
REF RC81 .M535 2004

Science, Technology, and Society: An Encyclopedia
REF HM846 .S43 2005

Science, Technology, and Society: The Impact of Science in the 19th Century (also available online at EBSCO)
REF Q175.46 .S36 2001

Van Nostrand’s Encyclopedia of Chemistry (also available online at Gale Virtual Reference Library)
REF QD4 .V36 2005 

The Vocabulary and Concepts of Organic Chemistry
REF QD291 .V63 2005

Williams Hematology
REF RC633 .H43 2006

Wintrobe's Atlas of Clinical Hematology
REF RB145 .W564 2007

World of Microbiology and Immunology (also available online at Gale Virtual Reference Library)
REF QR9 .W675 2003

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How do I find a book on the shelf?

The Cannon Memorial Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to organize the books on the shelves.  This system uses a combination of letters and numbers referred to as LC Call Numbers. Books related to Medical Technology may be found under the following LC Call Numbers:

Q      General Science

QD    Chemistry

QK    Botany

QL    Zoology

QM   Human Anatomy

QP   Physiology

QR   Microbiology

R     General Medicine

TP   Chemical technology

For more information on how to read the LC call numbers and locate a book on the shelf, click here: LC Call Numbers