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HPS 318 Research: History of Medicine from Antiquity to the Renaissance

This guide is intended to assist students in the course as it is taught by Professor Lucia Dacome

Subject & Research Guides

UTL SUBJECT & RESEARCH GUIDES can provide subject-specific library resources to help you get started.

They include lists of REFERNCE SOURCES, ARTICLE DATABASES, and ways to search for BOOKS, for example:

Humanities Subject Guide

  • Includes E-Reference tool: Oxford Reference Online
    • search: herbal and medicine and history
    • find entry by Anne Van Arsdall: "Herbs and Herbals" in Oxford Dictionary of Middle Ages

History Subject Guide

Medieval Studies Subject Guide

History Research Guide - Robarts Library

History of Science and Medicine Research Guides

HIS 109 - The Development of European Civilization from 1350-1945

HPS 318: History of Medicine from Antiquity to the Renaissance (Winter 2020)

FIND background on your topic, etc.

KEEP ASKING THE 5W's: Where? When? Who? What? Why?

Gather possible ideas to refine your research topic

FIND some background information on your topic, concept, framework, etc.

USE an online, general or subject-specific reference source