When you are doing research on a topic, you will often require a quick definition of a term, a specific fact, or condensed, detailed information about particular topics. Dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and manuals covering veterinary medicine topics include:
Black's Veterinary Dictionary (22nd Ed., 2015) (Online)
An encyclopaedic dictionary that provides definitions and descriptions for bacteria, viruses, and diseases.
Compendium of Veterinary Products : CVP (Online edition)
Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare (2nd ed., 2010)
Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare
REF: QL750.3.E526 2010
Encyclopedia of Biostatistics (Online)
This revised edition includes coverage for bioinformatics, clinicaltrials, computation, genetics, Bayesian methods and applications, modeling the spread of diseases, and measurement of health care status.
Encyclopedia of Dairy Sciences (Online)
Designed for students, researchers and practitioners, this resource contains over 400 articles covering all aspects of dairy science.
Encyclopedia of Epidemiology (Online)
This comprehensive overview consists of approximately 500 articles on important topics including epidemiologic concepts and data, overviews of health issues, statistics and research methods, health risks and human behaviours, ethics and genetics.
Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology 2011(Online)
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (Online)
Presents a comprehensive survey of toxicology with more than 1150 entries covering key concepts and specific chemicals.
Encyclopedia of Virology (Online)
This major overview of virology covers biological, molecular and medical topics for viruses in animals, plants, bacteria, and insects. Contains a titles index, viruses by taxa index, and a subject index.
Merck Veterinary Manual (Online edition)
Oxford Reference Online
Contains general and subject-specific dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and chronologies. Searches may be done across specific books, across subject areas, or across the entire database. Medical titles include The Oxford Companion to Medicine and Concise Medical Dictionary.
Plumb's Veterinary Drug Handbook (8th ed.)
Reference SF917.P58 2015
Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs (3rd ed.)
REF: SF917.A44 2011
Compiled by: Dawn Hooper, B.Sc., M.L.S.
Liaison Librarian for AVC
Date Revised: 2-September-2015