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Dental Hygiene (Dale Mabry): Home


This library guide is a starting point for Dental Hygiene research.

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Hawk Card

With the HawkCard you can:

  • Check out books, etc. from the library
  • Use HCC's online research resources
  • Print and photocopy

Access the online resources linked from the HCC Libraries site:

  1. Your "Borrower ID" is your 7-digit student ID# (or employee ID#) on your Hawk Card.
  2. Input the last 4 digits of your ID# for the PIN. Looks like this.
  3. For example, if your ID# were 0456789, your PIN would be 6789.
  4. To change your PIN access “My Account”. Click “PIN” to change it.
  5. Having trouble logging in? Contact an HCC campus library.

Reference: background info online

Encyclopedias explain basic concepts and can help prepare you for more advanced research. Try your dental hygiene and oral health topics in these health and medicine encyclopedias. 

Use these professional dictionaries to look up unfamiliar terms.

  • Pro Tip: To quickly look up a term, select PDF Full Text - then Search Within - then enter your words in the search box.
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Search the library's catalog

Find Books, Articles, Media, & more:

Finding books in the library

These sections in the library shelves have books on dentistry and related subjects:

Dentistry. RK 1-715   Operative dentistry. Restorative dentistry. RK 501-519
Practice of dentistry. Dental economics. RK 58-59.3   Orthodontics. RK 520-528
Preventive dentistry. RK60.7-60.8   Oral surgery. RK 529-535
Oral & dental anatomy & physiology RK280   Prosthetic dentistry. Prosthodontics. RK 641-667
Oral & dental medicine. Pathology. Diseases. RK301-493      

Articles & Videos

Scientific research articles on dental hygiene and related topics.

Professional news and practical information for dental hygienists working in the field.

Search hundreds of informative videos on health sciences topics, made for college classrooms. Videos can be viewed by individual segments, with transcripts and citation help provided.

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