Subject Guides

Top picks for information resources in your area of study

Don't know where to start your scholarly research? Our Guides will help you find journal articles, suggest specialized databases, access reliable web sites, and more. They are created and maintained by subject specialists in the Dalhousie Libraries.

Across the Curriculum
  Agricola Collections
  Centre for Learning and Teaching
  Copyright
  Government Documents
  Guide to Archival Research
  History of Dalhousie University
  Library Instruction @ Dalhousie Libraries
  Mobile Access, Apps, and eBooks
  Newspapers
  Open Access
  Public Domain
  Publishing with Open Journal Systems (OJS)
  Seeding Ideas: a seed lending library
  Transition Year Program
  Writing Centre Resource Guide

Architecture and Planning
  Architecture
  Built Heritage Research Guide
  Finding Information on an Architect
  Housing
  Planning
  Planning Law
  SUST 1000 / SUST 1001

Business and Management
  Agricultural Business
  Business Research Guide
  Commerce Research Guide
  Environmental Studies
  Information Management
  Management Research Guide
  Marine Management
  MGMT 1702 / MGMT 2702
  Public Administration Research Guide
  Resource & Environmental Management Research Guide
  Scholarly Productivity Metrics
  SUST 1000 / SUST 1001

Dentistry
  Bioethics
  Dentistry and Dental Hygiene
  Licensing Exam Resources for Medicine & Health Sciences
  Media Resources in Health Sciences
  Reference Tools for the Health Sciences

Health Professions
  Addictions
  Bioethics
  Encyclopedias for the Health Sciences
  Evaluation of Health Information on the Web
  Health Administration
  Health and Human Performance
  Health Informatics
  Health Sciences
  Health Statistics
  History of Medicine at Dalhousie University
  Human Communication Disorders
  Licensing Exam Resources for Medicine & Health Sciences
  Media Resources in Health Sciences
  Nursing
  Occupational Therapy
  Pharmacy
  Physiotherapy
  Reference Tools for the Health Sciences
  Social Work

Medicine
  Addictions
  Alternative Medicine
  Anaesthesia
  Anatomy and Cytology
  Animal Care
  Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  Bioethics
  Biomedical Engineering
  Cardiology
  Community Health and Epidemiology
  Dalhousie Medicine Tutor and Preceptor Resource Centre
  Dermatology
  Emergency Medicine
  Encyclopedias for the Health Sciences
  Family Medicine
  Genetics
  Geriatric Medicine
  Health Informatics
  Hematology
  History of Medicine at Dalhousie University
  Immunology
  Infectious Diseases
  Internal Medicine
  Laboratory Medicine
  Licensing Exam Resources for Medicine & Health Sciences
  Media Resources in Health Sciences
  Medical Education
  Medical Humanities
  Medical Physics
  Medicine
  Microbiology
  Neurology and Neuroscience
  Nutrition
  Obstetrics and Gynecology
  Occupational Health
  Oncology
  Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
  Orthopaedics
  Otorhinolaryngology
  Palliative Care
  Pathology
  Pediatrics
  Pharmacology
  Physiology and Biophysics
  Psychiatry
  Radiology
  Reference Tools for the Health Sciences
  Respiratory System
  Surgery
  Toxicology
  Urology and Nephrology

Agriculture
  Agricola Collections
  Agricultural Business
  Agricultural Economics
  Animal Science
  Aquaculture
  Bioethics
  Cell Biology (BIOL 2000/2001) - Faculty of Agriculture
  Engineering - Faculty of Agriculture
  Environmental Landscape Horticulture
  Environmental Science - Faculty of Agriculture
  Food Science - Faculty of Agriculture
  Plant Science
  Seeding Ideas: a seed lending library
  Veterinary Medicine

Arts and Social Sciences
  Addictions
  Bioethics
  Black Canadian Studies
  Canadian Politics
  Catalan Studies
  Classics
  Costume Studies
  Criminology
  Data for the Social Sciences
  English
  English Canadian Literature
  Environmental Studies
  European Studies
  FASS First Year Seminars - 2013
  FASS First Year Seminars - 2014
  Film Studies
  French Canadian Literature & Culture
  French Language
  French Literature & Culture
  Gender & Women's Studies
  German
  History
  International Development Studies
  International Relations
  Italian Language
  Italian Studies
  Latin American politics
  Latin American Studies
  Linguistics
  Medical Humanities
  Middle Eastern Studies
  Music
  Philosophy
  Political Science
  Portuguese Studies
  Religious Studies
  Russian
  Social Anthropology
  Social Work
  Sociology
  Spanish Language
  Spanish Literature
  SUST 1000 / SUST 1001
  Terrorism
  Theatre

Computer Science
  Accessible Computer Science Research Guide
  Artificial Intelligence
  Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)
  Networks & Security
  Programming Languages
  Software Engineering
  SUST 1000 / SUST 1001

Engineering and Applied Science
  Bioethics
  Biological Engineering
  Chemical Engineering
  Civil Engineering
  Electrical and Computer Engineering
  Engineering (General)
  Engineering Mathematics
  Environmental Engineering
  Food Science
  Industrial Engineering
  Internetworking
  Materials Engineering
  Mechanical Engineering
  Mining Engineering
  Patents
  Petroleum Engineering
  Software Engineering
  Standards
  Tech Reports

Law
  Bioethics
  Comparative Constitutional Law
  Criminal Law
  Critical Race and Legal Theory
  Environmental Law
  Graduate Research in Law
  Health Law
  International Criminal Law
  International Human Rights Law
  International Law
  Law for Commerce
  Law for Resource and Environmental Management
  LAWS1004 - Legal Research
  Legislation
  LPROF - Law Programs & Research Orientation for Faculty
  Maritime Law
  Planning Law
  Restorative Justice
  Visitors - Sir James Dunn Law Library

Sciences
  Atmospheric Science
  Bioethics
  Biology
  Biology. 2000-Level Library Guide
  Chemistry
  Earth Sciences
  Economics Research Guide
  Environmental Science
  Environmental Science - Faculty of Agriculture
  Environmental Studies
  ENVS 1000
  Fisheries Oceanography
  History of Science & Technology
  Marine Biology
  Marine Management
  Mathematics & Statistics
  MGMT 1702 / MGMT 2702
  Neurology and Neuroscience
  Oceanography
  Physics
  Psychology & Neuroscience
  SUST 1000 / SUST 1001