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Occupational Safety & Health

Guide to library resources in occupational safety and health.


The Occupational Safety & Health guide is intended for students & researchers at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. The guide covers the area of research and practice regarding the health, safety and well-being of workers. The guide highlights specific resources such as books, journals, media, web resources and statistical data. If you have any questions about this guide or topic of research, please contact the James B. Carey Library director, Julie Peters.


Search for books, articles and media

Objective and comprehensive research involves searching in more than one place for information. Look for research from books, journals, and media. You can find books, e-Books, journal articles, newspaper articles, documentaries, videos, dissertations, reviews, government documents, datasets and conference proceedings all using the RU Library Catalog, QuickSearch.

Search for trusted web resources

Information overload can happen with just one Internet search. This guide provides a number of trusted web resources to consult including news outlets, statistical and data sources, organizations and agencies and general websites.

Search for special topics

Special topics within occupational safety and health are included. Use this guide to get more information on:

  • Occupational Safety and Health Law
  • Safety Standards for Workplaces

Need more assistance? 

Feel free to contact Julie Peters with any questions about your research.


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