Hostos Library is committed to providing resources that help Allied Health students succeed in their demanding programs. Access to high quality medical information resources and study aids will help you excel in your courses and become well-informed professionals.
Medical encyclopedias and handbooks are a good place to start your research. They provide overviews of topics and general informaton about diseases and disorders, including their causes, diagnosis, symptoms and treatment. Below are a few good resources to help you start research for a paper or to supplement your textbook readings.
Hostos Library supports the Radiologic Technology program by making sure students have access to excellent research materials and the help you need to locate and use them. We maintain a robust collection of books and e-books on health and diseases, specific aspects of allied health.
Start your research in the box below for overviews of issues related to health and medicine. For books, journals, databases and all kinds of resources both in print and online, explore these pages:
Best databases for health research and journals for radiological technology (search for articles across thousands of health-focused academic journals)
E-books (read online or download hundreds of books to support allied health students)
Websites (free websites for radiologic technology and health in general)