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Optometry Textbooks

Optometry Resources


Name Source Notes License
Eye Conditions and Diseases NIH National Eye Institute Website with images of eye conditions and diseases. "Browse or search our resources about dozens of eye conditions and diseases. Get the basics about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments — or go in depth to see all the details."  
The Visual System MIT An online course module by Peter H. Schiller, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 2005. "This comprehensive course on the visual system is designed to ground future researchers in the field of visual science and to provide scientists with an excellent basis for using the visual system as a model in research. In this graduate seminar, anatomical, neurophysiological, imaging and behavioral research is examined in an attempt to gain a better understanding of how information is processed in the primate visual system." BY-NC-SA


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Optometry Contact Information

Fall 2023

Monday - Thursday: 

8:00 am - 5:00 pm


8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Labor Day

September 05, 2023:



Contact Information

Richard Kaye, MLS                              (210) 930-8686
Dede Rios, MS, PhD, AHIP                  (210) 930-8688


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