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College of Veterinary Medicine Research Guide

A research guide for CVM teaching, learning, research, and projects, brought to you by your CVM Library!

Welcome to the Veterinary Professional Development Research Guide

Here you'll find resources to help you as you begin your career as a veterinarian.  Check out the links on this page to avoid pitfalls and aim for success!

Social Networking

Facebook and other social media can be useful tools for connecting with clients and for networking with other veterinarians.  But it's also wise to use caution when sharing or commenting online.  Concerns about professionalism and client confidentiality have risen as social networking increases.  Check out the articles below for tips on how to advance your career online without getting into hot water.

Books on Professional Topics


Here are some resources to help get you ready to take the NAVLE.  Some are free and some cost money, so proceed with caution.

Practice Management

There are plenty of resources out there with ideas for running a great practice, including staff management, business tips, and legal concerns.  Here is a selection:

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