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Radiologic Technology Subject Guide LRC@TCC

Scope of this guide: find articles, books, statistics, and other information on radiology and radiography.

Browse TCC library shelves in these areas:

R895-920 Medical physics. Medical radiology. Nuclear medicine.

RC71-78.7 Examination. Diagnosis including radiography

Keywords to search: radiology, radiography, radiologic, radiographic, diagnostic imaging, radioscope, radioscopic,  diagnostic scanning, anatomical terms, nuclear medicine, specialties (e.g. pediatric, geriatric, oncology), roentgenography, specific procedures (e.g. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, mammography), X-ray,

Health Databases (use MyTCC ID to login from off-campus)

Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,990 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,030 peer-reviewed journals.

Annual Reviews

Annual Reviews publications review 32 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences.

Biological Sciences

This interdisciplinary database offers abstracts and citations to a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology and ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science. Supporting over two dozen areas of expertise, this CSA database provides access to literature from over 6000 serials, as well as conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents. Full text can be requested through interlibrary loan.


CINAHL is the authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. This database provides indexing for 2,928 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

Highwire Press

Look for full-text peer-reviewed articles from a variety of disciplines, including health sciences. Noted journals include Annals of Occupational Hygiene, International Journal for Quality in Health Care, and Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, just to name a few.


Get access to a large number of journals in the fields of clinical medicine, life sciences, and nursing. Use Your Journals@Ovid to limit to the full-text articles.

LearningExpress Library

Practice exams for the ARRT Exams in Radiography

MEDLINE (or PubMed)

Free and open to the public, PubMed includes MEDLINE. MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Full text can be requested through interlibrary loan.

Wiley Online Library

Find full-text journal articles, books, and access to the Cochrane Library of Systematic Reviews as well as EBM Guidelines: Evidence-Based Medicine.

See also the Anatomy Subject Guide.

For more health-related subject guides, see the Health Portal.

Selected resources from the Web: Free medical imaging school and online learning information

RadiologyInfo is a patient-education resource with descriptions of procedures.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists is the professional organization for radiologic techs in the US. The UK equivalent is the Society of Radiographers. Both sites have some excellent education resources and professional development opportunities for students.,, and all provide access to full-text journals, e-books, and other resources available freely through the Web.