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ERIC Number: ED300022
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
The Literature of Veterinary Medicine. CE 60.
Kerker, Ann E.; Malamud, Judie
This course guide outlines the objectives and content for a professional continuing education course on the literature of veterinary medicine. Topics covered include: (1) an introduction to veterinary medicine as a discipline, including comparison with other medical sciences, veterinary medicine education, licensure, animal models, veterinary medicine literature, and veterinary medicine libraries and collections; (2) indexes and abstracts, guides to the literature, and other bibliographic tools; (3) the periodical literature; (4) reference materials; (5) core texts in anatomy, histology, physiology, internal medicine, laboratory medicine, radiology, surgery, zoo and wild animal medicine, endocrinology, pathology, parasitology, obstetrics, anesthesiology, immunology, epidemiology, oncology, and pharmacology; (6) federal and state resources; (7) conferences, proceedings, dissertations, and translations; (8) computer searching; (9) instructional media; and (10) professional associations. A list of 15 suggested readings and 25 reference questions with sources for answers are included. (MES)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Course Descriptions, Course Objectives, Databases, Government Publications, Library Education, Library Materials, Medical Libraries, Periodicals, Professional Associations, Professional Continuing Education, Reference Materials, Scientific and Technical Information, Textbooks, Veterinary Medicine
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Medical Library Association, Chicago, IL.