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REL 281A: Religion, Healing and Medicine: Home


DePauw Libraries, Spring 2021

-Interlibrary Loan: online online at start of semester (pdf)
-Contactless Book Pickup
                Scanning of book chapters an option
        HathiTrust: limited digital access to books
-Prevo open 8am-5pm in February; March -May TBD
        No access to Prevo Lower Level.
                There is distanced study space available in Prevo.
        Other study spaces on campus:
-Library Chat

And more information!

This library class guide has been created for Leslie James' course.

In it you will find resources to help you with your writing assignments.  Please feel free to email me if you have questions or want to meet online for a research consultation.

Caroline Gilson   

Links to Explore

Web links and digital collections to check out:

Mayo Clinic Spirituality and Healthcare Resources (LibGuide)

Digital Projects: Special Collections at the National Library of Medicine  

Medieval Manuscripts on the Web

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Topic Collection: COVID-19 and Community and Faith-Based Organizations Resources for Operating in a COVID-19 Environment


Keyword searching ideas:  

“spiritual health care”

“medicine and health”

“medicine and faith”

medicine and religion

epidemics and plagues

medicine shows/quackery

pandemics in history

intersection of health - religion - health care - politics - nationalism - globalism - global health


Subject Guide

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Caroline Gilson
My office in the Prevo Science Library is Julian 174; We can also talk via Google Chat or we can set up a Zoom meeting.