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History: History of Disease

Encyclopedias

Using the Catalog

You should be able to find at least one book on the history of your disease. Use the Classic Catalog, the link UNDER the big search box on the Library's main website. You can search for general histories of infectious diseases as well as your specific disease. Try the following

  • Click on the subject button and put in the words communicable diseases -- history
  • Click on the subject button and put in the words communicable​ diseases (not history this time) and then limit (look to the top of the screen) by clicking on modify search and in the box labeled subject put in the word history
  • Click on the subject button and put in the words [your disease] -- history. For example measles--history
  • For general medical descriptions, Medicine--Handbooks, manuals, etc and Medicine--dictionaries. You can limit by date for older materials.

Bibliographies and Secondary Articles

Magazines and Newspapers

Government Documents

Visuals, Posters, Websites, and Other Sources

Primary Sources

Your Librarian

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Jenny Presnell

If you have questions for me or need help with research, please contact me at presnejl@miamioh.edu or
(513)-529-3937

or schedule an appointment through the button above. Appointments are flexible and we can make arrangements to talk.

Contact:
204 King Library
(513)-529-3937