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Research Guides@Tufts


A brief introduction to resources


Clinical Key

Simultaneously search ebooks (primarily textbooks), journals, drug monographs, guidelines, multimedia, and patient education information in addition to textbooks.

Library Catalog

Search the catalog for books and ebooks.

Springer Link

Over 100 dentistry ebooks. Primarily single topic focused, rather than textbooks.


Simultaneously search ebooks (primarily textbooks). Also has MedCalc3000, Stedman’s Medical Dictionary, and Board Vitals.

Books (and Models) on Reserve

Most Dental courses put books on reserve, and some put models, such as of teeth, on reserve as well.

A maximum of 2 items at a time may be checked out for 4 hours for use in the library. (Full reserve policy).

Finding course reserves
To search course reserves, simply to go the library's catalog (JumboSearch), and select "Course Reserves" in the search box's drop-down menu. You may then search by course number, book title, faculty, or even a keyword.


Are you a faculty member looking to put an item on reserve? Fill out the request form here. If we do not own the item you need, you may simply note that on the form.

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