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PH 161: Introduction to Epidemiology

Public Health and MPH Students


Use this guide for Research and writing 

in Public Health 161: Introduction to Epidemiology

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"Cholera 395.1" by Sanatory Committee, under the sanction of the Medical Counsel, in New York City - New York Historical Society Wilford, John Noble. "How Epidemics Helped Shape the Modern Metropolis." The New York Times. April 15, 2008. - And "Plague in Gotham! Cholera in 19th-Century New York." New York Historical Society. April 04, 2008 - August 31, 2008.. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons.

Account Setup and Preferences

You will need to set up the following accounts in order to use library resources:

1.Your Library Account  is the same as your SJSU One Account (Student/Faculty ID # and your SJSUOne Password) 

2. Set up an ILLiad account with Interlibrary Loan so you can request articles from journals not owned by SJSU Library.

3. Set up an account with RefWorks. RefWorks allows you to create bibliographies in a variety of formats. You will need the group code to access RefWorks off campus (go to Get Library Passwords).

4. Set your preferences in Google Scholar. Go to the Google Scholar tutorial for a step-by-step view of this process.

Get Help with Qualtrics, Excel and more

The laptops in the library have SPSS software installed. If you need help with the software, please contact

 Student Technology Training Center
Phone: 1-408-808-2031
Location: 411 D - 4th Floor of the King Library (behind Student Computer Service)