New Books!

The Public Health Library has the following new books available in print:

1. North American plan for animal and pandemic influenza. Washington, D.C.: North America Leaders Summit: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 2012.
Call number: RA644.I6 N67 2012.
You can see a summary online or read the entire publication online if desired. Or request a print copy from us–see how below.

2. Essentials of utilization-focused evaluation. By Michael Quinn Patton. Los Angeles, Calif.: SAGE, 2012.
Call number: H62.5.U5 P3688 2012.
Table of contents available online.

3. Gender-based violence and public health: international perspectives on budgets and policies. By Keerty Nakray. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2013.
Call number: RA418 .G46 2013.
See more about this book at the publisher’s website.

and here are some new titles available online from the National Academies Press:

4. Health Impact Assessment of Shale Gas Extraction: Workshop Summary. By Christine Coussens and Rose Marie Martinez, Rapporteurs; Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice (BPH); Institute of Medicine (IOM), 2013.
Available online with free registration.

5. Research Progress on Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials. By Committee to Develop a Research Strategy for Environmental Studies and Toxicology; Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology (BCST); National Materials and Manufacturing Board (NMMB); Division on Earth and Life Studies (DELS); Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (DEPS); National Research Council, 2013.
Available online with free registration.

6. Research Opportunities Concerning the Causes and Consequences of Child Food Insecurity and Hunger: A Workshop Summary. By Nancy Kirkendall, Carol House, and Connie Citro, Rapporteurs; Committee on National Statistics; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (DBASSE); Food and Nutrition Board (FNB); National Research Council; Institute of Medicine (IOM), 2013.
Available online with free registration.

Please note that these books are only a small selection of what is newly available. If you are interested in checking out any of our print book(s), submit a request using our online form and we will mail the book(s) to you.

You may also log into your web portal account to request book(s).

If you do not currently possess a UC Berkeley library card, you will need to apply for one before we can check out a book to you.