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Certified Dental Assistant

Featuring Okanagan College Library resources for Certified Dental Assistant Program students

Getting Started With Reference Sources

Health dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks may be a useful starting point for finding information. Reference sources are trustworthy sources of factual information. These resources provide basic information, overviews, and introduce / define specialized terminology. Some examples reference sources containing dentistry and anatomy information are available below.

Dental Dictionaries + Encyclopedias + Other Reference Sources

Pronunciations for Medical Terms

An audio dictionary of medical terms from the online version of the Merck Manual Home Health Handbook

Interactive Anatomy Resource


Anatomy Reference Sources

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