Problem-Based Learning Students

The Wilson Dental Library has gathered information and resources for students and facilitators participating in the Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Curriculum. Below are links to relevant resources that will help guide you through your learning needs.

Ostrow Case Library 


Research Guides

Research guides for individual cases and subjects have been developed for you by the librarians at the Wilson Dental Library.

Please note: Research Guides for individual PBL cases focus on the first cases for DDS and ASPID students. There are not Research Guides for every PBL case.


Recommended Textbooks 

PBL facilitators have curated a list of textbooks recommended for PBL cases. The list is organized by subject and information about textbook format (available in print or online) is included.


Reserve Textbooks

Latest editions and popular textbooks are held on reserve at the Wilson Dental Library. These books can be checked out for 3 hours at a time, with the option to check them out overnight after 4 pm. Some exceptions apply.


Guidelines and Presentations

Ostrow Guidelines and presentations regarding PBL.