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Need Background Information?

REFERENCE sources are your best resources for general background information (names, dates, descriptions, definitions...) 

 TIP: Reference sources are both physical (located on first floor) and electronic!

For a view of our electronic reference collection try CREDO REFERENCE located on the library database page

Need More Background Information?

Try Reference books like encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, etc.

Biology & Health Science Reference materials are located on the First Floor in the Reference Department.

Reference Materials do NOT check out but can be used within the library. 


Here are  a few examples of some Reference materials that you can find here at Frazar Memorial Library!

Topic Call Number Browse

Visit these call numbers physically OR virtually via the library catalog 

Biology Books: Class Q – Science

o    Q -  Science

o    QH - Biology-General

o    QL- Zoology

o    QM - Human Anatomy

o    QP - Physiology

o    QR - Microbiology


Health Science Books: Class R-Medicine 

o    R – Medicine

o    RA - Public Aspects of Medicine

o    RB – Pathology

o    RC - Internal Medicine

o    RD – Surgery

o    RE – Ophthalmology

o    RF -Otorhinolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat)

o    RG - Gynecology and Obstetrics

o    RJ – Pediatrics

o    RK – Dentistry

o    RL – Dermatology

o    RM - Therapeutics and Pharmacology

o    RS - Pharmacy and Materia Medica

o    RT – Nursing

o    RV-RZ - Botanic and alternative medicine















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