Ophthalmic Medical Technology

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  • EBSCO - Health and Medicine
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    Coverage Dates: 1995 - Present


Welcome Ophthalmic Medical Technician students to PCC Library services. Most of the books, articles and videos for your program will be located at the Cascade Library or will be available online.

When you visit the Cascade Library, you can browse the book and video shelves for items starting with the call number 617.7 to find resources on ophthalmology

Summit Borrowing

The PCC Library catalog includes books and other items in the Summit system. Summit is the combined catalog of college and university libraries in Oregon and Washington, with over 27 million items, that allows easy searching, requesting, and delivery of books and movie.

Items requested through Summit can be delivered to any PCC Library for pick-up in 4-5 days. An email to your myPCC account will notify you when your item is ready for pick up.  PCC students and staff can also borrow items directly from a Summit library with your PCC photo ID. Return your borrowed items to any PCC library.


PCC Library provides electronic access to over 40 journals in the fields of ophthalmology and optometry:  Follow the link below to see the list of journals and to browse them electronically:

Health & Biological Sciences: Medicine: Ophthalmology & Optometry

Last Update: 10 Jun 11:01