Purpose of Collection:

The Neurosciences collection at MacOdrum Library supports the research activities of faculty, students and staff and the instructional requirements of undergraduate and graduate programs. Neurosciences is a multi-disciplinary area of studies within the Faculty of Science, encompassing different aspects of psychology, biology, chemistry and neurochemistry, neurophysiology, genetics plus behavioural genetics and epidemiology.

For concrete examples of our collections in action, please visit our subject guide for Neuroscience, or Health.

Academic Departments & Programs Supported:

  • Undergraduate Programs
  • Graduate Programs
  • Interdisciplinary/Collaborative/Specialized Programs include:
    • collaboration of the Department of Psychology, Department of Neuroscience and the Department of Biology at Carleton University. Opportunities in clinical neuroscience are available through collaboration between: the Departments of Science and Psychology at Carleton University, the School of Psychology at the University of Ottawa, and the Institute of Mental Health Research (Psychiatry) at the University of Ottawa.

Themes/Subject Coverage

Subject coverage includes

  • Behavioral neuroscience
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Developmental neuroscience
  • Mental illness
  • Molecular and cellular neuroscience
  • Neurodiversity
  • Neurogenetics
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Sensory neuroscience
  • Stress and hormones







Types of Material

Electronic journals and eBook monographs and series are the primary material types.


Not Collected: Clinical neuroscience, psychiatry.

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