Sonography (also known as Ultrasound) is the specific imaging modality that utilizes specially designed equipment to direct high frequency sound waves into areas of the patient’s body. Sonographers are the highly trained professionals responsible for operating the equipment that collects the images for interpretation and diagnosis by a physician. We hope this website provides answers to your questions about the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at Polk State College, located at the Airside Center, Lakeland.
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Included in this LibGuide you will find Library resources related to the field of Diagnostic Medical Sonography. This guide is designed to help students find and use information related to their course assignments.
BOOKS: TITLE - Sonography paper textbooks & paper circulation books. These are available for 3-week checkout & renewal to Polk State College's currently-enrolled students & employees with a Student ID card, employee ID card, driver's license, military ID, passport, or other official photo ID.
EBOOKS: TITLE - Sonography eBooks, accessed through the PSC library databases. These are available for 3-week checkout to Polk State College's currently-enrolled students & employees. You must login with your Passport login; to check out the eBook, you must make a free account in the specific eBook's database.
JOURNALS - Sonography paper journals available in the Polk State College Airside library, which can ONLY be checked out with your professor's authorization, plus current online eJournals accessed through the Polk State College library databases. For eJournals, you must login with your Passport login.
DATABASES - Best databases from the Polk State College library online regarding Sonography topics. You must login with your Passport login.
ONLINE VIDEOS - Best online videos accessed through the Polk State College library databases regarding Sonography topics. You must login with your Passport login.
WEBSITES - Best websites of official Sonography organizations & career information.