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Biographical and Historical Resources for Health Sciences

Provides information on locating biographical and historical information in the health sciences.

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Barbara Shipman

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Taubman Medical Library
University of Michigan
1135 E. Catherine
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2038


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History of Medicine,
Biological Chemistry, Cell & Developmental Biology, Microbiology & Immunology, Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Pharmacology


This guide provides information on conducting biographical and historical research in the health sciences fields. Each page contains lists of sources ranging from popular article databases and online directories to image databases, as well as a variety of print resources available at the Taubman Health Sciences Library.

However, if you've been searching for 20 minutes or longer and can't find what you're looking for, feel free to give us a call! We're more than happy to help!