Veterinary Medicine

Welcome to the Veterinary Medicine Subject Guide...

This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research into Veterinary Medicine area.

Find Books

Search Web OPAC to find books available at Library. Though most our collection is in print format, an increasing number of titles are available in electronic format.

E-Books Subject Call Numbers     

Many e-books in the Library's collection is listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

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The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

    • Animal Culture                                    SF1-999
    • Aquaculture, Fisheries, Angling        SH1-691.Z35
    • Hunting Sports                                   SK1-664
    • Science                                               Q1-Q510
    • Mathematics                                      QA1-Q939
    • Zoology                                               QL1-QL991
    • Human Anatomy                                 QM1-QM695.V55
    • Physiology                                          QP1-QP981
    • Microbiology                                       QR1-QR502
    • Medicine                                             R1-R920
    • Public Aspects of Medicine                RA1-RA1270
    • Pathology                                            RB1-RB214
    • Internal Medicine                               RC31-RC1245
    • Surgery                                               RD1-RD811
    • Ophtalmology                                      RE1-RE994
    • Pharmacy and Materia Medica          RS1-RS441
    • Nursing                                                RT1-RT120.W3
Getting Books From Elsewhere

If a book or article is not available in Web OPAC or library, use our Document Delivery Service, to obtain a copy of an article or to borrow a book from another library.

Find Articles

This page indentifies the journal indexes most relevant to Veterinary, and provides links to the Library's e-journals page, and how to obtain journal articles.

Related Databases Printed Journals

Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used in veterinary:

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used in veterinary.

  • Journal of Small animal Practice  SF600 J6
  • The Journal of American animal Hospital Association   SF601 A63
  • Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association  SF601 A452
  • Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia  SF604 K31
  • Veterinary Clinics of North America  SF601 V523
  • Tropical Biomedicine  RC960 T856
  • Veterinary clinics of North America   SF601 V523
  • Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound : the offical Journal of American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association
    SF757.8 V4
  • American Journal of Epidemiology  RA651 A4

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.

E-Journals Getting articles from elsewhere

Find e-journals available to the library by title or subject.

If the journal you need is not available in UPM Library, you can obtain a copy of the article from another library through our Document Delivery Service.

Reference Works

The Reference Collection on the First Floor contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc.There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet

Reference Works (Internet Sources) Directories

  • Malaysian Livestock & Veterinary Industries Directory  HD9426 M3M239


Handbooks Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

  • A-Z Handbooh of Veterinary Nurses   SF610 L839
  • The Aquarium Fish Handbook : The Complete Reference from Anemonefish to Zamora Woodcats   SF457 M657
  • Body Composition Ananlysis of Animals : A handbook of Non-Destructive Methods  QP33.50 B668
  • Brinker, Piermattei, and Flo's handbook of small animal orthopedics and fracture repair SF991 P619 1997
  • Cancer Chemotheraphy : A Vetrinary Handbook
    SF910 T8C215
  • Canine and Feline Dermatology Drug Handbook 
    SF992 S555K76
  • Cat Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook
    SF985 C284 1995
  • Ane's Illustrated Dictionary of Immunology  QR180.4 A769
  • Animal Behavior Desk Reference : A Dictionary of Animal Behavior, Ecology, and Evolution  QL750.3 B278 2011
  • Bailliere's Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary  SF609 B655
  • Biotech's Dictionary of Dairy Science  SF229 B616 2006
  • Biotech's Dictionary of Wildlife  SF84.27 B616
  • Black's Student Veterinary Dictionary  SF609 B631
  • Kamus Veterinar : Praktikal  SF769 K15 2009
  • Animals of Asia & Australia : A Visual Encyclopedia of Amphibians, Reptiles and Mammals in the Asian adn Australian Continents, with over 350 illustrations and photographs   QL300 J14
  • Barron's Encyclopedia of Cat Breeds : A Complete Guide to the Domestic Cats of North America  SF442.2 H474
  • Cat Health Encyclopedia  SF985 C357
  • The Complete encyclopedia of Birds : Outlines a Variety of Breeds and their Habitats Around the World  QL672.2 B423
  • The Complete encyclopedia of Cats  SF442.2 V514


This is a list of the notable Veterinary organizations includes intergovernmental, governmental or non-governmental.




This list provides a sampling of the rapidly proliferating number of resources on Veterinary available on the Internet. However, this page will remain on the Web as a courtesy to those people who still use it.


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APA Sytle Guide Refworks
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