Books are a great resource to use when searching for general information on a topic. They are useful for understanding a topic in its context and provide summaries of existing research as well as offer a historical perspective.
Books are best located using the Search feature in our Library Catalogue.
The Health Science Library on campus also has books organized according to the National Library of Medicine. When looking for books in Health, Aging and Society it is a good idea to start with Class W- Medicine and Related Subjects.
Subclasses that may be of interest to you include:
W 84-85.5 General medicine. Health Services
WA 1-106 Public Health General Works
WA 525-590 Health Administration and Organization
RA 1-1270 Public Aspects of Medicine
RA 1-418.5 Medicine and the State. Medicine and Society.