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Provides access to information resources for students, teachers, and the aged in the UDC community.

Gerontology at UDC


The goals of the UDC Institute of Gerontology are to provide introductory interdisciplinary courses for the University curriculum, and to create a community resource for improving the lives of the urban elderly.  Accordingly, an objective of this research guide is to provide easy access to informational sources for students, teachers, and the aged within the University Community. 

Use the tabs to find books, articles, or websites for topics of interest related to your research needs. This guide is a work in progress. Send your comments or suggestions about resources you would like included by emailing me at  address in the profile box.

A Global Interest

Subject Guide

Classifications for Subjects Related to Gerontology

Searching by subjects found in the Library of Congress classification system will bring more accurate works related to your field of study, while searching by keyword may result in more title entries.

BF 724.8   Psychology

BV 4580  Religious life

GN 59. A35   Anthropology

HQ 1060- 1064   Gerontology.  Social Aspects

HV 1450 -1494  Assistance and Relief for the Aged

HV 6626.3  Elder Abuse

QP 86  Biology

R 726  Euthananasis

RA 777.6  Peronal Health

RC 591  Dementia

R%C 952 - 954.5  Geriatrics