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HIST/HIPS 29678 Medicine and Society Colloquium

This guide provides links to resources useful in exploring the interactions of medicine and society from 1800 to the present.

Pre-1800 Resources

While some of the resources shown here are broad in time coverage, many focus on the 19th and 20th centuries.  For resources to help with earlier periods of history of science and medicine, consult the LibGuide for the History of Science.

Selected Journals

Browse a few selected titles from the University of Chicago Library collections in social, historical and philosophical studies of medicine for a sense of themes and topics in current research and teaching in this area.  For more comprehensive approach to researching the journal literature, click on the Articles tab above.


Contact Information

Andrea Twiss-Brooks
History of Science, Medicine and Technology Librarian
Regenstein Library Room 181
Email Andrea

Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for History
Room 463
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Deb Werner
Biomedical Reference Librarian
Crerar Library Room 127
Email Deb

Catherine Uecker
Head of Research and Instruction (Special Collections)
Regenstein Library, Special Collections Research Center, Rm 130
Email Catherine

Off-campus Access

Access most Library databases, e-journals, and e-books from off-campus by authenticating with your CNetID and password.

If you are not asked for a CNetID, use ProxyIt! to prompt authentication.