NAVLE Prep: NAVLE Preparation Resources
A research guide to library resources and external links to prepare for the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE)
- NAVLE WebsiteThe North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) is a requirement for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in all licensing jurisdictions in the US and Canada. The NAVLE consists of 360 clinically relevant multiple-choice questions. Website provides info on NAVLE process, subject matter, application information, scheduling and admission process, and more.
Web Resources for NAVLE Prep
- American Association of Veterinary State BoardsA resource for information and regulation of the veterinary profession. The AAVSB is the single reporting agency of board scores to the jurisdiction where a veterinarian desires to be located. Includes information on continuing education.
- Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC)From the Companion Animal Parasite Council, the Resource Library connects to parasitology questions and answers tailored specifically for the boards.
- NAVLE Preparation Resources from ICVAInclude info on NAVLE self-assessment, NAVLE required competencies, NAVLE tutorial and sample questions, prepared by International Council of Veterinary Assessment (ICVA)
Subscription NAVLE Review Services
Many students prepare for NAVLE by subscribing to review services such as VetPrep or Zuku months prior to the exam.
- VetPrepAn online, interactive study resource for veterinary licensing exams consisting of a database of more than 2000 questions, formulated to highlight primary areas of interest in veterinary medicine.
- Zuku ReviewAn online, subscription-based NAVLE review course that includes over 3000 questions, flashcards, and self-assessment tests
Study Strategy Videos
- ICVA NAVLE YouTubeVideos about NAVLE from the International Council for Veterinary Assessment (ICVA)
NAVLE Study Survey Result
- Merck Veterinary ManualMerck Veterinary Manual (MVM) provides veterinarians and other animal health professionals with concise and authoritative information on diseases and management of food-producing, companion, laboratory, and exotic animals.
NAVLE flash cards at Vet Med Library
- Veterinary Board Exam Review Flash Cards, Volume 1 byCall Number: 636.089 V5855 Reserve 7 DayISBN: 0980932300
- Veterinary Board Exam Review Flash Cards, Volume 2 byCall Number: 636.089 V5855 2010 Reserve 7 DayISBN: 1926697030
- Veterinary Board Games : the Board byCall Number: 636.089 V5856
NAVLE Prep Books at Vet Med Library
- NAVLE Secrets Study Guide: NAVLE Test Review for the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination byCall Number: 636.089076 N326ISBN: 1610721942Publication Date: 2013-02-14
- Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NAVLE® byCall Number: 636.089076 S324cISBN: 1416029265Publication Date: 2009
- Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NAVLE® byCall Number: Online (One Concurrent User)ISBN: 9781416029267Publication Date: 2009-09-25
- Veterinary Board Review Book: A Complete Review for the NAVLE and Clinics byCall Number: 636.089076 F986v
- Mosby's Review Questions & Answers For Veterinary Boards: Ancillary Topics byCall Number: 619.076 A541 1998ISBN: 9780815174684Publication Date: 1998
- Mosby's review questions & answers for veterinary boards - Basic Sciences byCall Number: 619.076 B311 1998ISBN: 9780815173892Publication Date: 1998
- Mosby's review questions & answers for veterinary boards - Clinical Sciences byCall Number: 619.076 C641 1998ISBN: 9780815174622Publication Date: 1998
- Mosby's Review Questions & Answers For Veterinary Boards: Large Animal Medicine & Surgery byCall Number: 619.076 L322 1998ISBN: 0815174667Publication Date: 1998
- Mosby's Review Questions and Answers for Veterinary Boards: Small animal medicine and surgery byCall Number: 619.076 S635 1998ISBN: 9780815174653Publication Date: 1998
Other Helpful Books and Resources
- eCLINPATHOnline textbook on Veterinary Clinical Pathology from Cornell University of Veterinary Medicine
- Plumb's Veterinary Drug HandbookCall Number: OnlineISBN: 9781119344452
- Small Animal Internal Medicine byCall Number: OnlineISBN: 9780323086820
- Large Animal Internal Medicine byCall Number: OnlineISBN: 9780323554459Also available online
- Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine Expert Consult byCall Number: 636.70896 T355 2017ISBN: 9780323312110Publication Date: 20162 volumes
- McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians byISBN: 9780323394611Publication Date: 2018