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History of Medicine

Reference sources

Encyclopedias and dictionaries


  • Bibliography of Canadian Health Sciences Periodicals 1826-1980. This online bibliography, which is an expansion of Charles Roland and Paul Potter's 1979 Bibliography of Canadian Medical Periodicals, 1826-1975, lists historical Canadian periodicals in the health sciences, some with annotations, and offers links to freely available digitized content.
  • Disability in the Middle East A Bibliography Comprising Materials with Technical, Cultural and Historical Relevance to Child and Adult Disabilities, Special Needs, Social and Educational Responses and Rehabilitation
  • Pharmaziehistorische Bibliographie PHB PHB is an international bibliography for the history of pharmacy covering articles and reviews from journals, conferences and monographic works. PHB also reviews new books in the field of history of pharmacy and related fields.
  • SexBiblio Bibliography of the history of western sexuality prepared by the Institute for Economic and Social History, University of Vienna.
  • Some Useful Reference Sources in the History of Medicine, Science and Technology This is an annotated list of largely print works created by the William H. Welch Medical Library at Johns Hopkins University. This was last revised in 2003.

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