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Health Information Management Research Guide



This research guide has been designed especially for the Health Information Management (HIM) program at San Diego Mesa College.  Here you will find a selection of key research tools and resources that can help you locate the information you need for college coursework and career pursuits.

Use the side menu to navigate through the guide, you will see that the Mesa College Library offers many electronic resources that can be accessed online (by current students, staff, and faculty) — any time of day and from anywhere that you have an Internet connection.  Feel free to bookmark this guide and use it as an HIM research starting point, when you need to locate articles, books, references sources, statistics, professional websites, and more.  Our goal is to help support your great success, throughout your studies at Mesa and beyond .

HIM Program Director and Students in Classroom Setting

Mesa HIM faculty and students -- on track to make a positive difference in the field.


Have questions? Please get in touch. We are here to help!

Quick links to connect with the Mesa College Library team:

LRC building
Mesa College Library/LRC Building

Quick links to connect with the Mesa College Student Services departments:

  • Link to the Mesa Student Services home page — for information on Counseling, Student Health Services, Career Services, Financial Aid, Disability Support Programs & Services, etc.
  • View the SDCCD Class Schedule online.
Mesa College Student Services Building
Mesa College Student Services Center

The HIM Research Guide pilot project was developed in 2017 by Adjunct Librarian Lisa Olson and HIM Program Director Connie Renda. Updated in 2020 by Lisa Burgert and Sean Flores.