American College of Poultry Veterinarians

CVM Poultry Health Management Residency

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Refereed Journals (links to NCSU Libraries' Journal List)

PubMed search link to all ACPV "Refereed Journals"
(Use PubMed's Publication dates: "Custom Range..." option on the left to enter the years you need to review for your exam.)

Pertinent scientific journals, such as:

Avian Diseases

Avian Pathology

Poultry Science

Monographs (links to NCSU Libraries' catalog records)


Textbooks, such as:

Diseases of Poultry, 12th edition. or 13th ed. Y.M. Saif, Editor, H.J. Barnes, J. R. Glisson, A.M. Fadly, L.R. McDougald, Associate Editors. Iowa State University Press. [also available as Online Book]. Earlier editions and/or similar textbooks may also be of value.

Laboratory manuals, such as:

Isolation and Identification of Avian Pathogens, 5th edition. American Association of Avian Pathologists. AAAP 2008. 

Textbooks or other material dealing with the broad field of poultry science and production, including management, nutrition, genetics, physiology, and environmental control.

Other Materials

Slide study sets published by the AAAP.


Class notes and teaching materials, such as 35 mm transparencies or histopathology slides presented in poultry medicine courses.


Library Tips

Search the catalog for additional poultry resources available at NCSU Libraries.

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“This is only a convenience copy of the reading list to help find copies of reading materials in the NCSU Libraries.  It does not replace the official reading list. Candidates are responsible for ensuring they use the latest reading list.”

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Web page updated 7/3/2014.

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