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Dental Hygiene

Books, media, etc. - what are they?

These are the items you'll find on the library's shelves.

  • Books on a single topic by one or more authors.
  • Books which are edited volumes where each chapter is written by a different expert.
  • Audio-visual material such as DVDs, videos, CDs, etc. (most media is for in library use only)

Books, Media, etc. - how to search for them

1. Try a title or keyword search on your topic.
2. Look at several relevant records and note words and phrases from the "subject" area.
3. Go back to the search screen and search BY SUBJECT using the words you identified in step 2.
4. When you find something useful, copy down the call number and location.
5. Use the "Format" limiter under Advanced Search to limit your search to specific formats like Music, Visual Materials (VHS, DVDs etc.) 

Book Search Tools

ROOsearch provides simple, one-stop searching for books and e-books, videos, articles, digital media, and more

WorldCat searches thousands of libraries - and links to Interlibrary Loan


  • Precision in Periodontal Instrumentation
    Come to the library and check it out!  Here's the call number: Video RK681 .B57 2006 

Can't find it here?

Browsing the stacks

SUNY Canton's Southworth Library Learning Commons utilizes the Library of Congress Classification system to organize books and other resources.  Check out the following sections to get the best materials on Dental Hygiene.


R Medicine

    RK Dentistry