New Books!

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

1. Public health nutrition. Edited by Judith Buttriss, Ailsa Welch, John Kearney, Susan Lanham-New. Chichester, W. Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2018.
Call number: RA645.N87 P83 2018
See the table of contents and preview the first pages at

2. Health inequality: an introduction to concepts, theories and methods. By Mel Bartley. Cambridge, UK; Malden, MA, USA: Polity, 2017.
Call number: RA418 .B37 2016
View the table of contents as well as a brief description at the publisher’s website.

3. Health communication for health care professionals: an applied approach. By Michael Pagano; With chapters on risk management and medical malpractice by Canera Pagano. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, LLC, 2017.
Call number: RA427.8 .P34 2017
Read the table of contents and a sample chapter publisher’s website.

and here are some new titles available online from the National Academies Press of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

4. Guiding Principles for Developing Dietary Reference Intakes Based on Chronic Disease (2017).

5. People Living with Disabilities: Health Equity, Health Disparities, and Health Literacy: Proceedings of a Workshop (2017).

6. Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative (2017).

Please note that these books are only a small selection of what is newly available. If you are interested in checking out any 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.