Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

History of the Health Sciences -- Resource Guide: Access to Primary Resources

This site provides an introduction to resources used in research dealing with the history of medicine and other health sciences.

Access to Primary Sources

Listed here are sources that index and/or include works written during the time period being studied (primary sources).   However, many of the works listed below also index secondary sources as well. Similarly, the section on secondary sources includes some works that index primary sources. For complete coverage, both lists should be consulted.


Periodical Literature


Damien Ihrig

Profile Photo
Damien Ihrig
319 335-9154
Curator, John Martin Rare Book Room