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Health and Human Services

Library resources for students in Health and Human Services at Contra Costa College

Welcome to the Health and Human Services guide!

The guide helps students of health and human services topics to find useful information, whether they are preparing for a degree or certificate or just taking a class. This guide gives you an introduction to what we have, but you can always Ask a Librarian if you'd like more info or need help getting started.

Image of a hand holding a different handBooks: Look here for key books  (including print books on our shelves, and electronic books you can use from home). Try these subject terms:

     - Counseling

     - Substance Abuse

     - Rehabilitation

Articles: We've chosen a few key article databases for your topic area where you might find information in magazines, journals, and newspapers.

Videos: Want to watch something on your topic? Check out our video databases.

Internet Sources: Finding a high quality website through Google can feel frustrating. We have some evaluation tips and ideas of where you might want to start.

Careers: Explore information about careers in Health & Human Services.