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Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine

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Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine,

This is the official Web site for the National Library of Medicine’s traveling exhibition.

Please note: The National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health and the American Library Association do not maintain all of the sites below and are not responsible for their content.

Harry Potter

Links to Harry Potter books, activities, multimedia, events and more.

A very complete glossary of Harry Potter terminology.

A complete reference to the world of Harry Potter.

Harry Central offers an extensive Harrypedia, trivia games, Harry’s Spellbook and more.

This Web site will give you facts about owls both in the real world and in J.K. Rowling’s magical world.

An all-purpose site for the Harry Potter enthusiast.


The National Library of Medicine provides a list of a variety of resources useful for research in the History of Medicine.

The American Association for the History of Medicine is a scholarly association dedicated to the study of the history of health, healing and disease.

History of the health sciences links.

Site devoted to Isaac Newton, who is best known for his theory of universal gravitation and discovery of calculus. In addition to his celebrated
natural philosophical writings and mathematical works, Newton also wrote many
theological texts and
alchemical tracts.

Site devoted to alchemy.


A listing of over thirty Medieval and Renaissance instruments from Bagpipe to Zink.

Information on Renaissance dance.

explores the Renaissance and discovers the forces that drove a rebirth in Europe.