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Dental Hygiene

Library resources for research in Dental Hygiene (DEH) courses

Welcome Dental Hygiene Students

This guide is designed to help you find authoritative, evidence-based resources for your research assignments.

Here you'll find links to recommended library databases to conduct research and help with citing properly in APA format.

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Recommneded Databases

Featured Journals

Journal of Dental Hygiene

Published by the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA)

(Also included in CINAHL database listed above)

Journal of Dental Research, Dental Clinics, Dental Prospects

(Also included in PubMed Central database listed above)

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Other relevant journals are included in the databases listed above.

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Books in print

To find physical books (in print) available at any campus library, you can search our catalog (Quick Search) and select the filter "Available on Shelf"

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You will find books on Dental Hygiene in the section RK (Dentistry) corresponding to the Library of Congress classification. RK60 corresponds to preventative dentistry (which includes dental hygiene)

The numbers on the spine of the book correspond to the following topics:


List of topics under RK classification (Library of Congress)