Books, Videos/DVDs, E-books

Search the CNC Library Catalogue [ get searching tips ]

There are approx. 8,800 health-related titles at the main campus library in Prince George. Search the online catalogue by keyword (e.g. radiography e.g. imaging e.g. aging) or browse the shelves in these call number areas.

Anatomy QM
e.g. QM 23.2 .A53 Anatomy for beginners (video)
Medicine R
e.g. RC 78 .P567 Photon's Journey: from Tube to Film (DVD)
e.g. RC 78.7 .D35 D37 - Digital radiography and PACs
e.g. RC 78.4 .B66 Textbook of radiographic positioning
Microbiology QR
e.g. QR 41.2 .B382 Microbiology: with diseases by taxonomy
Physiology QP
e.g. QP 34.5 .M27 Fundamentals of anatomy and physiology
e.g. QP 34 .L58 The New living body (DVD series)
Related collections

Reference collection - dictionaries, encyclopedias, health indicators and other quick reference sources
e.g. REF QM 25. S35 Atlas of anatomy
e.g. REF R 121 .M89 Mosby's dictionary of medicine, nursing and health professions
Reserve collection - frequently used items available on short-term loan, at the circulation desk
Statistics Canada collection - vital statistics
e.g. 84-F0001-XPG General summary of vital statistics by local area
E-Books - there are many e-books in the catalogue that you can read in full-text online

Journals

Topics - Go to CNC Library Databases page

The best way to find a lot of information on a topic is to search a journal index or database. Most of the Library's indexes include full-text articles, which can be retrieved at any campus station or from home with a CNC computer account.
There are over 1,885 online full-text journals in health. The best indexes for Medical Radiography are:
(1) Academic, Health bundle (Ebsco): Includes Alt HealthWatch, Biomedical Reference Collection, Cinahl, Clinical Pharmacology, Health Source, Medline/PubMed
(2) LWW Lippincott Total Access Collection;
(3) DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals;
(4) Highwire

Titles - Go to CNC Library Journals page and click on Journal lists: Online A-Z Title/Subject

If you are looking for a specific journal, go to the Online A-Z Title/Subject list. This is a list of full-text journals, most of which are online. When you click on a link, you go directly to the online journal.

Selected journals relating to Medical Radiography

Selected journals relating to Medical Radiography

  • In Print in CNC Library

  • Online

Websites

Here are links to some useful Medical Radiography websites.

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Tips for New Students

  • Obtain a CNC ID card from Admissions and bring it to the Library (with proof of address) to activate your library account
  • Activate your CNC computer account to ensure that you have full access to library resources
  • Check out the library - we have lots of nice study spaces, 8 bookable group study rooms, photocopiers, a fax machine, student computer labs with printers, audio-visual equipment carrels, and an adjacent media services area where you can do colour printing, sign out equipment, use rooms with special equipment such as video and computer presentation equipment, and get help with your class projects
  • Pick up copies of our free handouts or get them online
  • Ask for help at the Information Desk at any time!

Tips for Instructors

  • Book an in-class orientation with Sandra Chulka, Orientation Librarian, email chulka@cnc.bc.ca
  • Book a personal tour of the library so we can familiarize you with faculty-related services, including how to order items for the collection, how to get current awareness services in your area of interest, and relevant health information, such as the Electronic Health Library of BC, Using Journal Indexes, and Citation/style guides for ICMJE/Vancouver Style. Note that faculty members also have access to an image database, the Radiographic Image Library from Northern Health.