DVM Learning Materials provided by Libraries

This list is based on the VETS textbook listing for student ordering.  For a complete list of reading materials which faculty have identified as required or optional for your DVM courses, visit Library Course Reserves.

For clinical year or selective rotations, consider one of the books considered core for specialty boards in that discipline.  All the specialty boards reading list items are linked and designated if available online at http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/vetmed/boards

VMB911 Veterinary Anatomy I

Required

Optional

  • Atlas of Feline Anatomy for Veterinarians, 2nd Edition

See Other Online Veterinary Anatomy Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMP 910 Infection & Immunity I

Optional

See Other Online Veterinary Microbiology Books available in the Libraries Catalog | Have great print books on veterinary immunology, but none online.

VMB 914 Histology & Cytology

Optional

  • Textbook of Veterinary Histology, 6th Edition

See Other Online Veterinary Cytology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMB 933 Pharmacology I

Optional

  • Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 9th Edition
  • Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics,12th Edition

See Other Online Veterinary Pharmacology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMB 936 Introduction to Radiology

Required

Optional

See Other Online Veterinary Radiology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMC 932 Principles of Surgery

Required

See Other Online Veterinary Surgery Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMP 930 Infection & Immunity III

Optional

  • Georgi's Parasitology for Veterinarians, 10th Edition

See Other Online Veterinary Parasitology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMP 931 Veterinary Pathology I

Required

See Other Online Veterinary Pathology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMC 901 Adv Small Anim Med (Elective)

  • Nelson and Couto. 2014. Small Animal Internal Medicine, 5th Edition
  • Ettinger and Feldman. Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 8th Edition
    • 1 Print Copy [Additional copy on order 7/12/2017]
    • No online access

See Other Online Veterinary Internal Medicine Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMC 953 Lab Anim Med.

Optional

See Other Online Laboratory Animal Medicine Books available in the Libraries Catalog

VMC 903 Adv Equine Surgery & Lameness (Elective)

Optional

See Other Online Equine Surgery Books available in the Libraries Catalog 

See also the Bijou Large Animal Reference Collection

VMC 933 Therio

Optional

  • BSAVA Manual of canine and feline reproduction and Neonatology, England and von Heimendahl, 2nd edition 2011
  • Pathways to Pregnancy and parturition, Senger, 2005
  • Pathways to Pregnancy and parturition: instructional graphic package (CD-ROM), from Senger, 2006
  • Manual of Equine Reproduction, Brinsko, Blanchard, Varner, Schumacher, Love, 2010
  • Current therapy in large animal theriogenology, Youngquist and Threlfall, 2nd edition 2007

See Other Online Theriogenology Books available in the Libraries Catalog

The following classes have required reading described in the Libraries Course Reserves system and linked from the Course Wolfware Site.

The following classes did not report any required or optional texts to VETS, but the Libraries have many relevant online resources on these topics:

VMB 930 Anesthesiology - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog
VMB 931 Veterinary Ethics & Animal Welfare - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog
VMP 934 Problem Solving for Cases in Infectious Diseases & Immunity II - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog
VMP 936 TAU - See related farm animal online texts available in the Libraries Catalog
VMP 956 TAU (See above - also search by species)
VMC 956 Adv Clinical Comm - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog
VMC 957 Intro Clinic Pract - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog for Veterinary Pharmacology
VMB 900 Vet Pain (Elective) - See related online texts available in the Libraries Catalog

Last updated 8/17/2017