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Nursing & Medicine: Books

A guide to research for nursing and other students in a medically related field.

WNC Library Books on Selected Nursing/Medical Topics

Clicking on the links below will perform a search for WNC Library books on these topics. Most  books can be checked out for 3 weeks and renewed.

Find books at WNC Library
(Classic Catalog)


To only find books on the library shelves, take the following steps after searching for your terms:

  1. Click on "modify search"
  2. Select Format "BOOK"

Selected Medical Books

Finding books on the library shelves

Books on medical topics are located in the R section of the Library of Congress Classification System

R Medicine (General)
RA Public aspects of medicine
RB Pathology
RC Internal medicine
RC 321-576  Neurology and psychiatry
RC952-954   Geriatrics
RD Surgery
RG Gynecology and obstetrics
RJ Pediatrics
RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
RT Nursing
RX Homeopathy

Finding Books on the Library Shelves

Look at the video below for a short explanation of how to locate a book on the library shelves.

Contact the Library:

Carson City Campus Library
 2201 W. College Parkway, Carson City, NV 89703
Main: (775) 445-3229

 Beck Library, Fallon Campus
160 Campus Way, Fallon, NV 89406
Main: (775) 423-5330