Subject & Keywords
Click on the following Subject Headings to view lists of books & videos in the DMACC Libraries on that topic.
These are also keyword suggestions for searching the library's databases.
Find Magazine, Journal, & Newspaper Articles
The following databases index magazine, journals and newspaper articles on a wide variety of subjects including mortuary science, funeral homes, pathology and thanatology. Keyword search these databases to find articles on mortuary science topics:
Business Source Elite This business-oriented database will include articles about the funeral home industry & funeral supply industry.
Health Sciences databases
CINAHL This database covers nursing, allied health disciplines, biomedicince, consumer health, and public health services. Keyword search this database for articles on death, bereavement, grief, death counseling, postmortem care and other thanatology topics.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection This psychology database will include articles about death & dying, death education, grief, and other associated psychological and emotional aspects of thanatology and funerals.
The Ankeny DMACC Library suscribes to these mortuary science-related magazines:
American Funeral Director
Books in the Library
These are only a few of the books in the Library's collection on Mortuary Science topics.
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