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Health Resources Library

AHEC Resource Library

Service Learning for Students

Health Resources Library

Health Resources Library

The AHEC Health Resources Library is located on the ground floor of Grosvenor Hall on the Ohio University Athens Campus. The library offers a comprehensive array of health models and displays for the informational and educational needs of Ohio University, the Heritage College, health care providers, AmeriCorps members, community health workers, and community members. The library is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The health related topics included in the Resource Library are:

  1. Breast Health
  2. Testicular Health
  3. Prostate Health
  4. Diabetes
  5. Cardiovascular/Heart Disease
  6. Oral Health
  7. Nutrition
  8. Germs
  9. Poison Prevention
  10. Tobacco
  11. General Safety Info - ex., wearing a helmet when riding a bike

The models and displays available include, but are not limited to:

  1. Breast Models
  2. Testicular Models
  3. Prostate Models
  4. Toothbrushing Puppets with oversized toothbrush
  5. Mr. Gross Mouth Model
  6. Mr. Clean Mouth Model
  7. My Plate Paper Plates
  8. Food Models
  9. Fat Models
  10. Fizzics of Soda Can - help soda drinkers to turn toward a life of less soda
  11. Nutrition Ball
  12. Nurtrition Dice
  13. Fat Vest - Add up to 20 extra pounds!
  14. Carb/Protein/Fat Test Tube Sets
  15. Salt and Sugar Test Tube Sets
  16. Occuluded Artery Models
  17. Consequences of Diabetes 3-D Display
  18. Human Torso Model - anatomical displays
  19. Posters on different health related topics
  20. Glitterbug displays - assists in teaching about the importance of washing your hands

The AHEC staff are dedicated to providing current information and offering presentation materials to all health care professionals.

If you should have any questions, please contact the AHEC office at 740.593.2292. To check out items in the Resource Library, please visit the AHEC office in Grosvenor Hall, room 023.