HMS-240 Perspectives on Death and Dying

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SUNY Broome's library website is a gateway to locating resources on death and dying.


Use the Books/Media tab to locate books on death and dying. Here are some keywords you could search: 

  • Advance directives
  • Assisted suicide
  • Bereavement
  • Caregiver patient relationship
  • Death and afterlife
  • Death and cultural beliefs
  • Death and psychological aspects
  • Death and religion
  • Death anxiety
  • End of life
  • Euthanasia and ethics
  • Funerals and body disposition
  • Grief
  • Hospice
  • Life extending technologies
  • Organ donation and transplantation
  • Palliative care
  • Right to die
  • Suicide
  • Terminal care
  • Terrorism and death
  • Thanatology
  • Traumatic death
  • Wills and health care proxies


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You can request books and articles that are not available at the SUNY Broome Library through Interlibrary Loan. Books are shipped to the Library, and articles are delivered to your email. First time users need to create an ILLiad account.


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K. Pitcher  9/28/2015; rev. 3/5/2019