This guide contains the list of books and journals recommended as study materials for the American College of Theriogenologists (ACT) examination.
Residents are responsible for ensuring they are using the correct edition of a book for their exam.
Please ask your librarian, mentor, or specialty board examination committee if questions arise.
"The following list has been reviewed by members of the examination committee. Listed references are considered to contain relevant contributions to the field of theriogenology and may be helpful in the candidate's preparation for completion of the certifying examination. Candidates should not expect themselves to read all the material on the list and are encourage to consult with a mentor about their personal study plan, tailoring their personal reading list and study strategy to meet their own strengths and weaknesses. The following reading list is not intended to be an exclusive or required reading list, but rather as a guide to help candidates to locate information."
Source: ACT - Preparing for the Exam, see pdf below.
This resource updated: 05/19/2016
Source reading list reviewed: 1/9/2015
Source reading list updated by specialty board: 1/5/2015