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Community, Cultures and Health: CCP Library Resources

This guide provides information on some of the known challenges and resources surrounding cultural groups successfully accessing health care.

CCP Library Books / eBooks

Cultural Awareness in Healthcare Channel

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Academic Video Online database includes a Cultural Awareness in Healthcare Channel created by MedCom, Inc.. This channel includes 33 informative videos covering topics such as the CLAS Standards, The Joint Commission, Understanding Needs, and sample scenarios for medical practitioners. To access this channel, type cultural awareness in healthcare in the search box then select the channel under the channels presented on the right.

Kanopy Streaming Video Service through the Library



“Kanopy provides libraries access to one of the most unique collections of films in the world – including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases – on every topic imaginable.”


Sample search:  "cultural diversity in health care" lead to the discovery of a film series entitled 'Cultural Diversity in Health Care."


Kanopy is accessible by logging into your MyCCP portal account and visiting the library database listings.

FACULTY may request annual purchase of award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases. Kanopy has more than 26,000 films in its collection, on every topic imaginable. Click here for more information about the change in subscription.

Note: Do NOT use Google Chrome with Kanopy.

R@ Digital Library

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R2 Digital Library database offers an extensive health science collection featuring a comprehensive collection of medical, nursing and allied health ebooks. *

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EJournals on Culture and Health

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