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Cross-Cultural Healthcare Resources: Library Resources

A guide to cultural information relevant to health professionals.

Books and Films

This list is a selected sample of the materials devoted to cultural competence available in the Pacific University Library.

To find out more about an item, and whether it is available for check-out, please click on the title.


Medical, allied health, psychological and sociological literature contain valuable research about health issues related to different ethnic groups.  To search for articles and studies on a topic of interest, select one of the databases below. 

Be sure to find out what term the database uses for the cultural/ethnic group you are researching - some databases may use slightly different terms, and using the right one will improve your search results!