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Sonography & Ultrasound - Research Guide

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NOTE: To request items from the library catalog, you must have a 14-digit library card number & 4-digit PIN associated with one of the following credentials:

  • Lone Star College–CyFair Student ID/Library Card
  • Harris County Public Library Card

Searching the Library Catalog


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Title Search Words
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Topic or Keyword(s) Search Words
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  • Try different words that mean the same thing

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Share Book IconIf LSC CyFair Library does not own a copy of a book that you need, we can see if another library is able to loan it to you through our interlibrary loan (ILL) service. Just fill out the ILL form as completely as possible. Once the book arrives, we will contact you so that you can pick it up. 

Keep in mind...

  • Cost: FREE!
  • Libraries do not usually purchase or loan textbooks. 
  • Allow 5-10 business days for processing and delivery.

Search Suggestions

Here are subject terms and keywords to help get you started with your library catalog search:

  • diagnostic imaging
  • diagnostic techniques
  • echocardiography
  • medical physics
  • sonography
  • ultrasonic imaging
  • ultrasound
  • ultrasonography

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Request Materials

Are you a faculty member in the Medical Radiology department who would like the library to purchase a specific book or other materials? Please make a request here. Visit the Faculty Guide for more information.