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      The Library Catalog will provide you with a list of our holdings and the entire Illinois Heartland Library System collection.

      Examples of keywords to search with:

      Acupressure, Alternative Medicine, Body Work, Holistic Medicine, Massage, Massage Therapy, Mind and Body, Physical Therapy, Reflexology, Thereputic.

      Some of the titles we own include:

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      Color Atlas of Anatomy - Elke Lütjen-Drecoll; Johannes W. Rohen; Chichiro Yokochi; Elke Lutjen-Drecoll
      Call Number: QM25.R55 2011
      ISBN: 9781582558561
      Publication Date: 2010-03-26

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      The Business of Massage Therapy - Jessica Abegg
      Call Number: RM722.A24 2012
      ISBN: 9780135053614
      Publication Date: 2011-01-03

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      Sports and Exercise Massage - Sandy Fritz
      Call Number: RM721.F76 2013
      ISBN: 9780323083829
      Publication Date: 2013-02-20

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      Introduction to Massage Therapy - Mary Beth Braun; Stephanie J. Simonson; Debra C. Howard (As told to); Marybetts Sinclair (As told to)
      Call Number: RM721.B785 2008
      ISBN: 9780781773744
      Publication Date: 2007-01-17

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      Basic Clinical Massage Therapy - David M. Pounds (Illustrator); Vicki Overman (Photographer); James H. Clay
      Call Number: RM721.C53 2008
      ISBN: 0781756774
      Publication Date: 2006-12-29

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      Massage and Manual Therapy for Orthopedic Conditions - Thomas Hendrickson
      Call Number: RD732.H46 2009
      ISBN: 9780781795746
      Publication Date: 2009-08-20

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      Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists - Susan G. Salvo
      Call Number: RB111.S29 2014
      ISBN: 9780323084727
      Publication Date: 2013-02-11

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      Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2013 - Maxine Papadakis; Stephen J. McPhee; Michael W. Rabow
      Call Number: RC71.A14 2013 2013
      ISBN: 9780071781824
      Publication Date: 2012-08-23

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      Kinesiology - Joseph E. Muscolino
      Call Number: QP303.M87 2011
      ISBN: 9780323069441
      Publication Date: 2010-09-21

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