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About This Guide
This guide was designed to provide you with selected resources on the history of women working in the field of medicine and to provide you assistance in locating other good sources on the topic.
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You can search for articles on this page. There are also links to quite a few articles from our databases on the topic of women in the profession of medicine.
Allows you to search for books owned by Columbia College and by other libraries in the MOBIUS consortium. Instructions are provided for how to request books from MOBIUS libraries. Information on several selected print books on Women in Medicine is provided.
You can search for e-books found in the EBSCOhost eBook Collection. There are also links to quite a few selected individual e-books.
Search for streaming videos and video segments in the Films on Demand database. There are also links to selected individual streaming videos on women in medicine.
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Below are some resources pulled from the other pages of this guide that will get you started. Continue to the other pages of this guide to find more resources.
Print Books to Check out from the Library:
Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection
Presents a selection of historic postcards that span a century of nursing imagery and investigates the hold these images exert on the public imagination—then and now.
A link to educational resources is provided.
Rise, Serve, Lead! America's Women Physicians
Focuses on how women physicians have made a difference through their medical practice and research, their work as activists, their service as administrators, and their mentorship to the next generation of physicians.
Related Columbia College Library Resource Guides
The guides below may help you learn more about topics related to nursing and to medicine.
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