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Welcome to the Erickson Library's Health and Medicine subject guide. You'll find tabs at the top that will lead you to additional information with print and online resources. 

The Erickson Library is here to help you find credible and reliable information. Please feel free to call or email with any of your research questions!

Health and Medicine Background Information

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Health and Medicine Books

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Health and Medicine Databases

Keyword Search Tips

1. Useful keywords: health care, public health, medicine, physician, disease, pain, pills, diagnosis, treatment, homeopathic
2. Break down your topic into smaller concepts and identify synonyms.
3. Use and to combine keywords, i.e. "medicine and pain"
4. Use or to expand your results, i.e. "diagnosis or treatment "
5. Use "quotation marks" to search keywords as a phrase, i.e. "homeopathic physician"
6. Use an asterisk* to search multiple endings


What is an OER?