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Gerontology and Aging

The Gerontology and Aging guide provides links to reliable database and web resources.


Print and eBook Resources

Many print titles on aging and gerontology are in the Reference, Health Reference, General, Government Document, and Alaskana Collections; in addition, we have an increasing number of ebooks that can be found in the Library Catalog.  Many relevant titles can be found in the WT call number area within these collections. Below are a few examples of what is available:

  • REF WT13.E563 2007  Encyclopedia of Gerontology
  • REF WT13.E539 2007  Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health
  • HEALTH REF & eBook WT13.E5615 2008  Encyclopedia of Elder Care
  • HEALTH REF WT13.T939e 2003  Encyclopedia of Alzheimer's Disease
  • WT28.AM8 R213p 2003  Person Centered Care
  • WT30.A8455 2001  Assessing Older People
  • WT30.B967 2005  Burnside's Working with Older Adults
  • WT30.C6413 2005  The Clinical Management of Elder Abuse
  • WT31.V991 2006 & eBook Vulnerable Older Adults 
  • WT104.A345 2007  Ageing Well: Nutrition, Health, and Social Interventions
  • WT115.H236 2009  Handbook of Clinical Nutrition and Aging, 2nd ed.
  • WT155.A365 2007  The Caregiver: A Life with Alzheimer's
  • WT155.A47888 2008  Alzheimer Disease Sourcebook, 5th ed.

Library Catalog

Find books, ebooks, and other materials in the Consortium Library and other libraries in Anchorage and Southcentral Alaska.

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WorldCat searches thousands of libraries.  What our local area does not have can usually be brought here via Interlibrary Loan; there is a link to a request form within each WorldCat record.

Subject Guide

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Recent Arrivals

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