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Radiologic Technology

This guide will identify resources and reliable information for students who are studying to become radiologic technologists. It is especially helpful for students completing their required case study projects.

Use Search It!

Search It! is a search tool (discovery service) that searches many sources simultaneously. You will find books, ebooks, videos, articles, and links to databases or library guides. Get the most out of Search It! by using the limits listed under Refine Results in the left side menu.

Try the following keyword search: (radiograph* OR radiology) AND ____________  (type specific pathology you are researching)

Search It! Example

The image below shows options for refining results in Search It! Source Types is one of the most useful filtering options. Look for other options like Publication Date, Location, and Subject.

NOTE: Select the top link of a desired result to view descriptive information, often including an abstract (summary), and to use tools to email, print, save, and cite.  When looking at the detailed record for a search result, if the full text is not immediately apparent, look to the left of the screen and select the link under the “Detailed Record” icon; it may say “Full Text Finder” or it could give a name of a database. Since Search It! finds results in many different sources, you often have to follow a path to locate the full text. 

 

Viewing an Article in Search It!

Click on the title of an item to open the Detailed Record. This may include an abstract (summary) in addition to publishing information and subject headings. You will also find Tools to email, print, save, and cite.  Full text of the article may also appear below the description, or as a link on the left under the Detailed Record icon. Since Search It! finds results in many different sources, you often have to follow a path to locate the full text. 

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000