Speech and Hearing: Find Books

PSU Library Catalog - Books


Dissertations/Theses by PSU students may be found by searching Vikat, our online catalog. To search for Dissertations/Theses written by non-PSU affiliated students, try Dissertation Abstracts International. 

Electronic Resources

Requesting Books

While the Portland State Library has a large collection of books, articles, and journals, we may not have a specific item you are looking for. In that case, you may be able to get it for you from another library.

  • If you find an item in the catalog and our copy is not available you can Request from other libraries

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Find Books Using Subject Headings

LC Subject Headings

Subject headings allow you to search library catalogs for materials on a particular topic. Often subject heading searching can be more productive than searching by simple keywords. Listed here are some major subject headings of interest for research in speech and hearing. Copies of the complete set of the Library of Congress Subject Headings are available at the reference desk on the second floor of the library.




Articulation Disorder


Communication Disorder

Communicative Disorder


Hearing Impaired

Sign Language

Speech Disorders-Rehabilitation

Speech Therapy

Speech-Language Pathology


Word Deafness

Voice Disorder

Books/ Book Chapters

Books/Book Chapters

Reference Books:
The following handbooks, dictionaries, statistical sources, tables contain detailed or procedural information specific to the subject areas addressed.

Assessment in Special-Language Pathology: A Resource Manual
RC423.S49 1998
Comprehensive Dictionary of Audiology Illustrated
RF291.S73 1997
Dictionary of Communication Disorders
RC423.M597 1997
Directory of Speech-Language Pathology Assessment Instruments
Handbook of Clinical Speech Physiology
QP306.B28 1999
Quick Reference of Speech-Language Pathology
RC423.P665 1999
Singular Illustrated Dictionary of Audiology
BF290.M464 1999
Special-Language Pathology Desk Reference
RC423.R586 1998
Tests and measurements in speech-language pathology
RC423 .T435 2001