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Dental Hygiene Resources

This LibGuide is designed to help you locate and use a variety of reliable sources for ICC's Dental Hygiene program courses.

Dental Hygiene Exam Prep

Prepare yourself to sit for the NBDHE by checking out these print resources at the Peoria Campus Library.

Dental Hygiene licensing online

There are a number of websites and pages devoted to the National Board Dental Hygiene Exam (NBDHE). 

These sites offer information about the exam and licensing process, including related exam rules and regulations, locations and dates for the NBDHE, and advice or tips for those preparing to sit for the exam.

ADA's Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations - NBDHE page

ADHA - Licensure page

Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation - Dental Professions page

24/7 Access to Master the Dental Hygienist Exam

ICC Library can only purchase a small number of print study books for the NBDHE, which can sometimes make it difficult to access a copy when you need one.  To help counteract this shortage, ICC Library also subscribes to the Testing and Education Reference Center, which contains an online copy of the latest edition of Peterson's Master the Dental Hygienist ExamThis book is available 24/7 to an unlimited number of students!  So, don't worry about whether or not the library has an NDBHE study book available for checkout, because you can always access the full text of this study book anytime from the Testing and Education Reference Center.