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Health Careers Opportunities Program (HCOP) Summer Academy: Books & Background

Where do I start?

OneSearch Mānoa is a discovery tool that searches the collections of UHM Library and beyond. It is a very broad search that will help you find a wide range of materials, including books, journal articles, videos, and newspaper articles. OneSearch Mānoa also links to full-text content in the LIbrary's collections.

Where can I find other books about various health topics?

In addition to OneSearch Mānoa, e-books are available through the following places,

What are call numbers?

Books in UH Libraries are shelved by Library of Congress call numbers.

How to Read Call Numbers

Linked image to PDF handout entitled How to Read Call Numbers

Biology - QH

Zoology - QL

Medicine - R

Public Health- RA

Pathology - RB

Internal Medicine - RC

Drugs - RS

Nursing - RT

Hamilton Library Call Number Map

Linked image to call number map of Hamilton Library