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RES 141: Principles of Respiratory Care: Reference Resources: Scientists

Find books, journal and magazine articles on people who have made a contribution to science and respiratory care as well as information on lung diseases.

Reference Books

Reference Resources: Scientists

The following reference books can be found in the reference collection of the library.  Reference sources provide background information and statistics on a variety of topics.  Reference sources can also help you determine what topics to research as well as help you narrow down your search strategy.

Biographical Databases

Gale Databases

Gale Biography in Context  is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.


Credo Reference

Search Credo Reference  for sources of information on a variety of topics in leading reference publications.  Sources include encyclopedias, dictionaries and biographies.