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Occupational Therapy

Focuses on resources relevant for occupational therapy research.

OER

Click on the link below for Open Educational Resources on Occupational Therapy

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Subject-Focused Encyclopedias

Need to select a research topic or find background information?  

The Reference Collection includes a variety of different sources, such as: subject-focused encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, maps/atlases, statistical compendiums, dictionaries, and more. Look here to find introductory articles on subject-related topics. The broad perspective offered by such articles often proves helpful for narrowing research topics before pursuing more in-depth information. 

This guide provides some recommendations for encyclopedias and other reference resources that might provide helpful information relating to your topic.

Recommended Subject-Focused Encyclopedias

Careers in Health Care

Electronic Resource

Encyclopedia of Disability

Electronic Resource

International Handbook of Occupational Therapy Interventions

Main Collection

Occupational Therapy Evaluation for Children

Main Collection

Pocket Guide to Assessment in Occupational Therapy

Main Collection

Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Reference Guide to the Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics and Ethics Standards

Main Collection

Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity

Two-volume set
Electronic Resource

SAGE Handbook of Healthcare

Electronic Resource

Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing

7th ed.; Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Stedman's Orthopaedic and REHAB Words

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Recommended Online Reference Databases

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Recommended Multimedia Databases

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Recommended Tests and Measures Databases

The following databases provide information that will help you identify psychological tests and measuring instruments.

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