The Dental Resource Library

This is a digital repository of great dental resources online. It includes associations, teaching files, photographic case studies and more. If you find any broken links, or would like to suggest additional resources please let me know.


American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

The American Dental Board of Anesthesiology

The American Dental Board of Anesthesiology – Dental Anesthesiology Residency Programs

National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
The mission of the NDBA is to provide for recognition of achievement in order to promote safe and effective patient care for all qualified dentists who have an interest in anesthesiology, sedation and the control of anxiety and pain.

International Federation of Dental Anesthesiology Societies

Pennsylvania Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

Harvard University Research Guides

Cosmetic Dentistry

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Back to top

Dental Hygiene Education

Back to top

Dental Hygiene

National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice
The National Center for Dental Hygiene Research was established through a 3-year grant from the Bureau of Health Professions (BHP), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 1993.

American Dental Hygienists’ Association

University of Michigan Library – Dentistry Hygiene Research Guides
Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in Dental Hygiene.

Journal of Dental Hygiene
Curation of Dental Care articles and papers

National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center

Old Dominion University – Dental Hygiene Research Center

Back to top

Dental Assisting Education

Back to top


American Endodontic Society, Inc.
Provide educational and scientific information on simplified endodontic procedures and endorse the Sargenti, or N2, method of root canal treatment

Endo/Tech On-Line

Excellence in Endodontics
Dentist Clinic Oral Surgeon Specialist in Dental Trauma Injury Implant Crown Dam Bridges, Resilon, Pulp Avulsed Chipped Tooth Extraction, Apicoectomy, and Root Canals

American Association of Endodontists
The recognized specialty organization for endodontics (root canal treatment) Find information for patients, members, professionals and the media

European Society of Endodontology
ESE was established to enhance the development of Endodontology for the benefit of patients, endodontists and general dentists and to represent Endodontology and endodontists within Europe.

Endodontic Case Assessment
The AAE has developed practical tools to help every dentist overcome case assessment pitfalls.

Regenerative Endodontics
Regenerative endodontics is one of the most exciting developments in dentistry today and endodontists are at the forefront of this cutting-edge research

Glossary of Endodontic Terms

Back to top

General Dentistry

American Dental Association

Journal of the American Dental Association

Animated Teeth
Photographic case studies of dental procedures.

Consumer site with images of procedures and disorders

Pictures of Dentistry and Dental Procedures
Thousands of pictures created for educational purposes by Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman, Director of The Center for Special Dentistry.

Dentistry Medical Illustration, Medical Animation, Anatomical Models
Topics include the anatomy, pathology and treatment of the teeth, jaws, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and associated structures.

The Dental Trauma Guide
The Dental Trauma Guide is a non-profit website dedicated to optimizing worldwide treatment of dental trauma.

Back to top

Geriatric Dentistry

American Society for Geriatric Dentistry (ASGD)

The Journal of the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry
Journal – The Journal of the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry. Locate articles and query publisher details.

Oral Health for Independent Older Adults
American Dental Education Association

Back to top


American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Founded in 1951, the Academy is the first professional organization in the world dedicated to implant dentistry. Its membership includes general dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontists, prosthodontists and others interested in the field of implant dentistry.

International Congress of Oral Implantologists
The International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) was founded in 1972. Devoted to providing implant education to the entire dental team to better serve its patients, the ICOI is not only the world’s largest dental implant organization, but it is also the world’s largest provider of continuing dental implant education.

Implant Dentistry
Bi-monthly Journal of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists

The American Board of Oral Implantology
The Board aims to elevate the standards and advance the science and art of oral implantology/implant dentistry by encouraging its study and by improving its practice.

Journal of Oral Implantology

European Journal of Oral Implantology

International Team for Implantology (ITI)
The ITI aims to to promote and disseminate knowledge on all aspects of implant dentistry and related tissue regeneration through education and research to the benefit of the patient.

Atlas of oral implantology
The whole field of implant surgery is covered, with the early chapters dealing with patient selection and evaluation, preparation for surgery and the types of implants and their uses.

Clinical Example Cases
Dr Frederick J Nau D.D.S.

Dental Impant Resources
As selected by the American Association of Endodontists.

Research Abstracts
Selected by Bicon, a manufacturer of dental implant products.

Historical Dental Implant Educational Materials by Dr. Leonard Linkow
The grandfather of modern implant dentistry

Back to top

Oral Surgery

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), the professional organization representing more than 9,000 oral and maxillofacial surgeons in the United States, supports its members’ ability to practice their specialty through education, research, and advocacy.

Oral Surgery Tube
Videos, and Live Surgery

Online Oral Surgery
Dr Reznick demonstrates oral surgery procedures. Subscription based.

Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology Journal

Back to top

Oral Pathology

American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP)

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
The pathologic conditions of the oral maxillofacial region are complex with oral and maxillofacial pathologists often being the key component in establishing a diagnosis. In the specialty of oral maxillofacial pathology clinical diagnosis of

Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology Journal

Virginia Commonwealth University – Oral Pathology Review Images

Oral Histology Image Database – University of Iowa

Oral Disease Picture Gallery
From Hardin MD, University of Iowa

Images of lip, oral cavity and throat disorders
Otolaryngology Houston, Bechara Y. Ghorayeb M.D.

Oral Manifestations of HIV images.

Oral Cancer Images
Oral Cancer Foundation

Oral Pathology Content
Kevin T. Kavanagh, MD, MS, FACS

Dentistry and Pharmacology
David Brown, Pharm D, University of Georgia. Board Certified in Pharmacotherapy.

Back to top


The American Orthodontic Society

The Journal of the American Orthodontic Society (JAOS)

American Association of Orthodontists

Journal of Clinical Orthodontics

British Journal of Orthodontics
Oxford University Press UK – dictionaries, educational, academic, and scholarly books, journals, and online products

Braces Info
Learn about dental braces including Cost Of Braces, Clear Braces, Search For Orthodontist, and Invisalign information.

Back to top

Pediatric Dentistry

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, AAPD, is the authority on children’s oral health and dental care.

California Society of Pediatric Dentists
The CSPD is the membership organization representing the specialty of pediatric dentistry in California. Our 800 members serve as primary care providers for millions of California children from infancy through adolescence.

The Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

The International Association of Pediatric Dentistry
International Association of Paediatric Dentistry

National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center

Back to top


American Academy of Periodontology
AAP member periodontists are specialists in periodontal disease treatment, cosmetic periodontal procedures, and dental implant placement.

Journal of Periodontology
Also the website for Clinical Advances in Periodontics, Annals of Periodontology and Periodontal Literature Reviews

Glossary of Periodontal Terms
By the American Academy of Periodontology

Perio: Periodontal Practice Today

Journal of Periodontal Research

Periodontology 2000

European Federation of Periodontology (EFP)
The European Federation of Periodontology is a federation of 25 member societies for dentists specialising in Periodontics across Europe. It provides access to the Journal of Clinical Periodontology and runs a large conference ‘EuroPerio’ every three years.

Belgian Society of Periodontology

Swiss Society of Periodontology

Hellenic Society of Periodontology

The International Academy of Periodontology

Calcium Therapy Institute
At the Calcium Therapy Institute, Dr. Mark Manhart, and Dr. Thomas Steg offer calcium therapy materials for a non-invasive, non-surgical alternative to gum surgery. Treatment is rapid, safe, effective, pain-free and long-lasting. Calcium materials reduce bleeding, soothe sore gums, tighten teeth, heal abscesses and cysts, strengthen bones, control bad breath, and whiten teeth.

Back to top


Lester A. Dine Inc.
Lester A. Dine Inc, offers high quality dental cameras, including the patented Dine Mini Ring and Point Flash as well as the highest level of intra-oral camera equipment.

Dentaurum Group
Manufactures and sells dental technology for dentists and dental technicians worldwide for use in implantology, orthodontics and prosthetics.

MicroDental Laboratories
Dental Laboratories nationwide
Orthodontic products and supplies

DENTSPLY Raintree Essix
Orthodontics plastics specialist

TP Orthodontics
Supplier of orthodontic technology products and lab services.

Tru-Tain Orthodontic and Dental Supply
Orthodontic and Dental Supplies

Smile Art Communications
Cosmetic Dental Imaging

Bicon Dental Implants
The Bicon System is a dental implant system, offering the dental community a comprehensive solution since 1985.

Back to top


Collaborative Hypertext of Radiology
CHORUS is a hypertext medical reference. More than 1100 documents describe diseases, anatomy, and radiologic findings.

Radiology Careers.

Radiological Society of North America.

The American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR)
The AAOMR aims to promote and advance the art and science of radiology in dentistry, and to provide a forum for communication among its members, to the healthcare community and to the public.

UCLA Oral Radiology Study Guide

Back to top


University of Minnesota School of Dentistry – Research

International Association for Dental Research
International Association for Dental Research & American Association for Dental Research

Cardiff University School of Dentistry – Research
Research at the School of Dentistry, Cardiff University.

University of Michigan Library – Dentistry Research Guides
Provides a list of relevant resources for dentists and other dental professionals (dental hygienists, researchers, educators, etc.).

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine – Research

Journal of Dental Research (JDR)

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

Old Dominion University – Dental Hygiene Research Center

Back to top