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A Guide to Health Sciences, Medical and Nursing Information: Home

databases, web resources, statistics and print resources for Nursing, health sciences, medicine, bioinformatics

Virtual Browsing

Browse the Libraries' stacks literally, or virtually using the online catalog. These are some of the call numbers for materials in Health Sciences.

  • R - Medicine
  • RA - Public Aspects of Medicine
  • RB - Pathology
  • RC - Internal Medicine
  • RD - Surgery
  • RE - Ophthalmology
  • RF - Otorhinolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat)
  • RG - Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • RJ - Pediatrics
  • RK - Dentistry
  • RL - Dermatology
  • RM - Therapeutics and Pharmacology
  • RS - Pharmacy and Materia Medica
  • RT - Nursing
  • RV-RZ - Botanic and alternative medicine

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Carrie Wade - Health Sciences Librarian

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Carrie Wade
Golda Meir Library - West Wing


Mary Boulanger, UWM Health & Life Sciences Librarian Emeritus, created this Health Research guide and edited it until her January 2016 retirement. Ellis McLaughlin, Research Services Intern, contributed content and editorial assistance in 2016. Linda Kopecky, Head, Research Services, curated this guide from 2016 to 2018 while serving as interim librarian for the College of Health Sciences and Zilber School of Public Health.