Subject Guides in the Health and Life Sciences

Resources in Public Health: Handbooks

All of the following materials can be found in the Biomedical Library’s core reference collection, located behind the reference desk, unless otherwise indicated.

  • American Public Human Services Association. Public Human Services Directory. Washington, DC: The Association, 1998–  .
    Call number: HV 89 P961


  • Berdanier, Carolyn D. CRC Desk Reference for Nutrition, 2nd ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2006.
    Call number: QU 13 B486c 2006.
    Online access 2005.


  • Control of Communicable Diseases Manual. Heymann, David L., ed. 18th ed. Washington DC: American Public Health Association, 2004.
    Call number: WC 100 C768 2004.
    Location: All Year Reserve


  • Fry, John D., Diana B. McKinnie, Robert W. Young. The Health Care Data Source Book: Finding the Right Information and Making the Most of It. 2d ed. Chicago: American Hospital Pub., 1995.
    Call number: W 84 AA1 F94h 1995


  • HMO/PPO Directory. Deerfield, IL: Whole World Pub., 1986–  .
    Call number: W 22 AA1 H677


  • ICD-9-CM : the international classification of diseases : clinical modifications. 9th Revision. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 1978–  .
    Call number: WB 15 I15
    Call number: CD-ROM WB 15 I15


  • International Handbook of Public Health. Hurrelmann, Klaus and Ulrich Laaser, eds. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1996.
    Call number: WA 100 I612 1996


  • Medical and Health Information Directory. Detroit, MI: Gale Research Co., 1977–  . 3 volumes.
    Call number: W 22 AA1 M42


  • Medical Device Register. Greenwich, CT: DSI, 1981–  . 2 volumes.
    Call number: W 26 M451