Pre- Professional Library

The Pre-Professional Office and Career Center Library is located behind the Career Center.   There is a section of the library that is devoted to the Health Professions.  The shelf that is marked “Pre-Professional Office” is composed of books, articles, magazines, self help items, etc. that are listed below.

You may sign out a book or item of interest at any time, simply stop by the PPO and ask for the sign out sheet for the library.

PPO Library Components


  1. Caring for the country, family doctors in small rural towns
  2. The definitive guide to medical school admission
  3. AAMC directory of American medical education
  4. Get into Medical School
  5. AMA Graduate Medical Education Directory
  6. Kaplan MCAT comprehensive review
  7. MCAT practice tests with solutions
  8. Kaplan NEW MCAT premier program
  9. AAMC Medical School Admission Requirements
  10. Medical School Companion
  11. The Medical School Manual
  12. Meeting the challenge of the MCAT: a test preparation guide
  13. Outlook: Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
  14. The Pfizer Medical School Manual
  15. The complete guide to the MD/PhD Degree
  16. MD/PhD degree

Osteopathic Medicine

  1. Education of the Osteopathic Physician
  2. To Secure Merit, A century of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  3. Osteopathic Medical College Information Book

Chiropractic Medicine

  1. Admissions Viewbook, University programs, College of Chiropractic Logan
  2. Job analysis of Chiropractic


  1. ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools
  2. Kaplan DAT test prep
  3. Opportunities for Minority Students in the US Dental Schools


  1. Schools and Colleges of Optometry: Admission Requirements


  1. The full preparation: The Pfizer Guide to Careers in Pharmacy

Podiatric Medicine

  1. Podiatric Medicine

Public Health

  1. Faces of Public Health
  2. Milestones in Public Health


  1. Occupational Therapy: Principles and Practice


  1. Veterinary Medical School Admission Requirements


  • 50 Most Positive Doctors in America
  • Ways to put your talent to work in the Health Field
  • Academic Medicine Journals
  • Adviser, Teacher, Role Model, Friend
  • Allied Health Professions Admissions Test: The Betz Guide
  • Becoming Doctors
  • Health Professions Career and Education Directory
  • Dis-orientation guide
  • Health Care Economics
  • Health Care Management Education
  • Health Politics: Power, Populism, and Health
  • The Human Side of Medicine
  • Medical Professions Admission Guide
  • Physics for the Health Sciences
  • Planning a Life in Medicine
  • Report 2: the Pre-professional Program in Medicine
  • The Right Thing To Do The Smart Thing To Do
  • Wagner Savacool: Thomas Jefferson University Chronological History
  • Why are some people healthy and others not?
  • The Yale Guide to Careers in Medicine and the Health Professions
  • Pamphlets from schools on:

  1. Dentistry
  2. Nursing
  3. Osteopathic medicine
  4. Pharmacology
  5. Pharmacy
  6. Physician assistant
  7. Physical therapy
  8. Public health
  9. Podiatry
  10. Acupuncture and oriental medicine
  11. Optometry
  12. Radiology
  13. Anesthesiologist Assistant
  14. Occupational therapy
  15. Physical Therapy
  16. Biomedical sciences
  17. Chiropractic medicine
  18. Veterinary medicine
  19. Medical science