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Vet Tech: Vet Tech

A Guide to Resources in Veterinary Technology.

Web Sites

Library Databases

Library Books

Aiello, S. E., Moses, M. A., & Allen, D. G. (Eds.). (2016). The Merck veterinary manual (11th ed.). Merck. [Call number: Reference SF 748 .M47 2016]

Allerton, F. (Ed.). (2020). BSAVA small animal formulary. Part a, canine and feline (10th ed.). British Small Animal Veterinary Association. [Call number: SF 917 .B73 2020]

Aspinall, V. (Ed.). (2019). Clinical procedures in veterinary nursing (4th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: SF 774.5 .C55 2019]

Aspinall, V., Cappello, M., & Phillips, C. (2020). Introduction to animal and veterinary anatomy and physiology (4th ed.). CABI. [Call number: SF 761 .A86 2020]

Ballard, B. M., & Cheek, R. (Eds.). (2017). Exotic animal medicine for the veterinary technician (3rd ed.). John Wiley & Sons. [Call number:  SF 997.5 .E95 C44 2017]

Bassert, J. M., Beal, A. D., Samples, O. M., & McCurnin, D. M. (Eds.). (2018). McCurnin's clinical textbook for veterinary technicians (9th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Beaver, B. V. G. (2019). Equine behavioral medicine. Elsevier/Academic Press. [Call number: SF 287 .B43 2019]

Bill, R. (2019). Medical mathematics and dosage calculations for veterinary technicians. John Wiley & Sons. [Call number: Reserves]

Brown, M., & Brown, L. C. (2018). Lavin's radiography for veterinary technicians (6th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Cohn, L. A., & Côté, E. (Eds.). (2020). Côté's clinical veterinary advisor: Dogs and cats (4th ed.).  [Call number: SF 991 .C68 2020]

Dugdale, A., Beaumont, G., Bradbrook, C., & Gurney, M. (2020). Veterinary anaesthesia: Principles to practice (2nd ed.). Wiley Blackwell.  [Call number: SF 914 .D84 2020]

Englar, R. E. (2017). Performing the small animal physical examination. Wiley. [Call number: SF 772.5 .E54 2017]

Field, S. (2012). Career opportunities working with animals. Ferguson's. [Call number: SF 756.28 .F54 2012]

Hedley, J. (Ed.). (2020). BSAVA small animal formulary. Part b, exotic pets (10th ed.). [Call number: SF 917 .B73 2020]

Hendrix, C. M., & Robinson, E. (2017). Diagnostic parasitology for veterinary technicians (5th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Herriot, J. (1974). All things bright and beautiful. St. Martin's Press. [Call number: SF 613 .H44A283 1974b]

Ko, J. C. (2019). Small animal anesthesia and pain management: A color handbook (2nd ed.). CRC Press/Taylor & Francis. [Call number: SF 914 .S634 2019]

Martini-Johnson, L. A., & Wanamaker, B. P. (2021). Applied pharmacology for veterinary technicians (6th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Mattoon, J. S., & Neelis, D. (2018). Small animal imaging: Self-assessment review. CRC Press. [Call number: SF 991 .M245 2018]

Papich, M. G. (2021). Papich handbook of veterinary drugs (5th ed.). Elsevier.  [Call number: SF 917 .P36 2021]

Peterson's. (2011). Master the veterinary technician national exam (VTNE). Peterson's Publishing. [Call number: SF 774.4 .M37 2011]

Plumb, D. C. (2018). Plumb's veterinary drug handbook (9th ed.). Pharma Vet. [Call number: Reference SF 917 .P58 2018]

Prendergast, H. (2017). Review questions and answers for veterinary technicians (5th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: SF 774.4 .R48 2017]

Reece, W. O., & Rowe, E. W. (2017). Functional anatomy and physiology of domestic animals (5th ed.). Wiley Blackwell. [Call number: QL 751 .R83 2019]

Sheldon, C. C., Sonsthagen, T. F., & Topel, J. (2017). Animal restraint for veterinary professionals (2nd ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: SF 760 .A55 S54 2017]

Sirois, M. (2016). Laboratory animal and exotic pet medicine: Principles and procedures (2nd ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Sirois, M. (Ed.). (2017). Principles and practice of veterinary technology (4th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Sirois, M. (Ed.). (2019). Mosby's veterinary pdq: Veterinary facts at hand: Practical, detailed, quick. Elsevier.  [Call number: Reserves]

Sirois, M. (2020). Laboratory procedures for veterinary technicians. Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Sirois, M. (2022). Elsevier's veterinary assisting exam review. Elsevier. [Call number: SF 774.5 .S57 2022]

Sonsthagen, T. F. (2019). Veterinary instruments and equipment: A pocket guide (4th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Studdert, V. P., Gay, C. C., & Hinchcliff, K. W. (Eds.). (2021). Saunders comprehensive veterinary dictionary (5th ed.). Elsevier.

Summers, A. (2020). Common diseases of companion animals (4th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Tear, M. (2017). Small animal surgical nursing: Skills and concepts (3rd ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Thomas, J. A., & Lerche, P. (2017). Anesthesia and analgesia for veterinary technicians (5th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: Reserves]

Tilley, L. P., Smith, F. W. K., Jr., Sleeper, M. M., & Brainard, B. (Eds.). (2021). Blackwell's five-minute veterinary consult: Canine and feline (7th ed.). [Call number: SF 991 .B53 2021]

Tizard, I. (2018). Veterinary immunology (10th ed.). Elsevier. [Call number: SF 757.2 .T59 2018]

Author and Update Information

Ron Foster, Hinkle Memorial Library, Room 122. This page was updated on September 8th, 2022.

Finding Library Books

Library books are organized by their call number.

 

If the call number says "Reserves," the book is available at the Circulation and Information Desks on the first floor. Please ask for the book by its title. The book cannot leave the Library, and you can borrow it for 2 hours at a time. You will need your college ID to borrow a book on Reserve.

 

If the call number says "Reference," the book is available in the Reference collection, next to the Information Desk on the first floor. The book is shelved by its call number, and it cannot leave the Library. If you need help finding a book please ask at the Circulation and Information Desks on the first floor.

 

All other books are shelved on the second floor in a Circulating Collection in order by their call number. If you need help finding a book please ask at the Circulation Desk or Information Desk on the first floor. To borrow a book, please bring it to the Circulation Desk on the first floor. You will need your college ID to borrow a book. You can borrow up to 10 books at a time. The standard loan period for a book is 30 days; after that, it will be automatically renewed by the Library for another 30 days, if there is enough time in the semester. All books are due by the last day of classes.