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Surgical Technology: Best bets

This guide highlights library resources related to the Surgical Technology program. Visit each tab to find topic pages and additional content around your particular subject area.

GALILEO resources for surgical technology


Keywords to try

Searching GALILEO is a bit different than searching GOOGLE. It's tricky to find the right words to describe your topic. Persistence is key! If your first search doesn't bring the results you want, try another one with different words. Here are some keywords to try:

**Use quotation marks around phrases (example: "operating room teams")

  • anesthetic administration
  • antibiotic resistant organisms
  • asepsis
  • disinfection
  • general surgery
  • infection control
  • medical terminology
  • perioperative
  • surgical pathology
  • postoperative
  • pharmacology
  • pathogenic organisms


Prepare for surgical technologist certification

Surgical Tech Periodicals for ATC

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