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Nursing: Web Sites
Nursing Resources at Shepard Library
Resources at other libraries
Selected Professional Nursing Organizations
American Academy of Nursing
American Nurses Association
International Council of Nurses
National Black Nurses Association
National League for Nursing
National Student Nurses’ Association
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
List of Nursing Societies and Organizations
Selected Nursing Web Sites
100 Really Useful Web Sites for Nurses
This compilation is created by the site RN Central. On it are links to nursing education, nursing communities and organizations, employment, nursing blogs and more.
A general-interest Web site for nurses.
Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health
An excellent report done in 2010 by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The entire report can be downloaded for free or read in shorter sections at this Web site.
Lab Tests Online
This site gives information to both caregivers and patients about clinical laboratory tests.
Drug Information Portal
Provided by the National Library of Medicine, this site gives information about over 15,000 drugs
Martindale's Virtual Nursing Center
This site provides links to teaching files, multimedia tutorials, nursing journals, medical cases and more.
The online version of a standard medical reference source.
This site provides resources and information about education, career development and minority health for minority nurses in America.
National Center for Cultural Competence
Provides information and assistance to health care organizations and professionals in serving diverse populations.
National Institute of Nursing Research
A division of the National Institutes of Health, NINR supports both basic and clinical research in the field.
A comprehensive site for all aspects of a nurse’s life.
Regis College Nursing First Aid Guide
This is a quick but comprehensive first aid guide for nurses.
Selected General Health Sites
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Federal agency charged with protecting the health and safety of Americans.
Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report
Weekly disease and death reports sent by state health departments to the CDC.
National Center for Health Statistics
This agency is the principal source of health statistics for the United States.
National Institutes of Health
This organization defines itself as “the steward of medical and behavioral research for the Nation.” Their Web site offers a wide array of information.
National Library of Medicine
Part of NIH, the world’s largest medical library offers information services for health practitioners, librarians and the general public.
Office of Minority Health (OMH)
Part of the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, OMH focuses on eliminating health disparities for racial and ethnic minorities.
Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities (OMHD)
Similar in mission to the OMH site referenced above, OMHD is based within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Statistical Abstract of the United States
An authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
Sponsored by the National Library of Medicine. This website provides access to consumer health information.
Women's guide to breastfeeding rights in the US.
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