Due to the flood on August 26, 2014, the Stanford Medical History Center is temporarily closed for appointments. For more information, please contact the curator, Dr. Drew Bourn.
Stanford Medical History Center
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305-5123
PhD dissertations sometimes include a literature review on their topic. These reviews can be helpful in building your bibliography.
Once you have generated a list of books and articles, you can further build your bibliography by investigating where those books and articles have been cited in other books and articles.
Reference works can provide a broad overview of a topic, and also furnish a starting bibliography. We carry encyclopedias, chronologies, necrologies, and other standard reference sources in the history of medicine, including: