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Services: About the Learning Commons

Welcome everyone -- Let's collaborate! Your inquiries guide us in developing the most relevant materials and services.


The Learning Commons has Resources!

Required textbooks, Anatomical Models, NCBE Board Reviews, and Clinical Equipment

Fall Quarter 2021 Hours   

Monday - Thursday 

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                

CLOSED Saturday & Sunday                


Study Rooms are Open!


Contact Us

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The staff acknowledges your request within 24 hours.

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Online Catalog

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Search the Life West Library Catalog by keyword, title, or author to locate a variety of materials.  Limit your search by collection (book-Reserve or ebook) and by format (model). 

Search the Databases for Articles

Search PubMed or Index to Chiropractic Literature (ICL) 

Here is a link to our databases.   

Note: Login required when searching off-campus. 

List of databases

Journal List

Search for a journal by exact title or keyword to find which online and print journals are available at Life West. 

Login required when searching off-campus.


Online Resources - New 

Student Recommendations - You asked, and we listened!

Human Anatomy Atlas: Visible Body's 3D atlas of the human body

Anatomy & Physiology: Visible Body's step by step introduction to each human body system

Instructions and additional information: Library Multimedia Resources