Consumer Health Resources
- created by the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine. MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 650 diseases and conditions. There are also lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and a medical dictionary, health information in Spanish, extensive information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, health information from the media, and links to thousands of clinical trials. MedlinePlus is updated daily and can be bookmarked at the URL: medlineplus.gov.
NOAH: New York Online Access to Health
- several New York City library organizations joined forces with Library organizations from Queens Borough and Brooklyn to establish a single website to provide end-users a place on the World Wide Web to reach reliable consumer health information. NOAH provides access to high quality full-text consumer health information in English and Spanish that is accurate, timely, relevant and unbiased.
- a searchable consumer health site created by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, providing links to more than 550 health related web sites
Mosby’s Drug Consult
- is a comprehensive database of the most current, unbiased, accurate, and reliable drug information available. It contains full prescribing information for thousands of U.S.-approved pharmaceuticals indexed by generic name, trade name, international brand name, indication and drug class. The database also includes Patient Drug Consult
customizable patient information handouts in English and Spanish and Drug Master Plus
drug interactions software.