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Thigpen Library Research Guides

Veterinary Technology: Vet Tech Resources: Home

Library resources that support students' research needs for the Veterinary Technology program.

Recommended Databases for Finding Articles & More

Other Academic Research Tools

Highly recommended! Note that some articles in PubMed and Google Scholar are not in full text but can be obtained from other libraries (see "Interlibrary Loan Services" below; it's free).

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Google Scholar Search

When using Google Scholar from off-campus, configure its results to link to Vol State Library's full text collections.

  1. Choose the Gear Settings Icon at the top of the Google Scholar search screen.
  2. Select Library Links from the left-side options menu.
  3. Enter "Volunteer State Community College" into the search box; then select the Magnifying Glass Icon.
  4. Check the box for the Volunteer State listing (as well as "Open WorldCat") and then Save.

Additional resources that are recommended by Prof. Wright:


Magazines/Journals @ Thigpen Library

AVMA Journals Online
Online access to American Journal of Veterinary Research and Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

The titles listed below are available in PRINT from Thigpen Library-Gallatin (2nd floor periodicals).

International Zoo Yearbook (Annual; 2018 to be delivered)

The titles listed immediately below are freely available on the web.

Ask a Librarian

 Stop by the ASK desk at your campus library
 Call 615-230-3400
 Email for research assistance
 Email with other library questions
 Meet with us by requesting a Research Consultation Appointment