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Research services

Librarians specializing in Nursing, Health Sciences, Medicine, and Rehabilitation Sciences are available to help you with assignments, research questions and literature searching. Read more about us or consult our research guides:

Aboriginal Health Health Sciences Nursing
Audiology and Speech Language Pathology Health Statistics Nutrition
Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology Healthcare Management Occupational Therapy
Cellular & Molecular Medicine Human Kinetics Pharmacology
Epidemiology and Population Health Medicine Physiotherapy
Francophone resources


  • MyUOResearch
  • Medical Humanities Collection
  • New Pharmacology Research Guide
  • Shuttle service: Summer schedule
  • MCC Examination: The library's silent study retreat will be closed
  • Refworks migration

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Resource of the month

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Now in its Fifth Edition and featuring completely reshot content and new segments, Bates' Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques. The site features more than 8 hours of video content.

  • Head-to-Toe Assessment: Adult
  • Head-to-Toe Assessment: Infant
  • Head-to-Toe Assessment: Child
  • Head-to-Toe Assessment: Older Adult
  • General Survey and Vital Signs
  • Skin
  • Head, Eyes, and Ears
  • Nose, Mouth, and Neck
  • Thorax and Lungs
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Peripheral Vascular System
  • Breasts and Axillae
  • Abdomen
  • Male Genitalia, Rectum, Anus, and Prostate
  • Female Genitalia, Anus, and Rectum
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Nervous System: Cranial Nerves and Motor System
  • Nervous System: Sensory System and Reflexes
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