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Finding Books

  • Search for books, ebooks and videos using the Books/Media tab on the SUNY Broome Library website 
  • Most books about dental hygiene are located in the “RK” section of the reference and circulating collections..
  • You can expand your search to Other libraries and click the Get It button to submit an Interlibrary loan request, if an item you would like is not available at SUNY Broome.

Sample APA citation for a book:

Wynbrandt, J. (1998). The excruciating history of dentistry: Toothsome tales & oral oddities from Babylon to braces. St. Martin's Press.

Finding Articles in Library Databases

Electronic Journals

Evaluating Sources

Writing Tips


Research Assistance

Reference Librarians are available to assist you with your research during the hours the library is open.

You can also contact us by email (, phone (607-778-5043), or the  AskUs 24/7 chat service.


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