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Psychiatry and Mental Health Resources: Introduction

What is Psychiatry?

Psychiatry is a medical science specialty dealing with the study and treatment of mental illnesses.

About This Guide

This research guide is intended to provide an overview of resources related to the medical subspecialty of psychiatry, the clinical care of patients with mental diseases, and resources for research in the field of mental health.


The DSM-5 is now available electronically through our subscription to PsychiatryOnline.

Clinical Medical Librarian

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Medical Center Library

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University of Kentucky 0298