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Directories: General

Directories: Hospitals & Other Health Care Facilities

Education: General

  • AAMC's Accredited Medical Schools of the U.S. and Canada
  • AMCAS-E: American Medical College Application Service
  • Braintrack University Index Over 5300 Links to Higher Educational Institutions in 152 Countries
  • ECFMG: Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
  • Federation of State Medical Boards | Directory
  • Graduate School Directory
  • Medical Student Section (MSS) of the American Medical Association
  • - a digital library of authoritative medical information for all students of medicine. Includes links to textbooks, patient simulations, continuing education and board exams, etc.
  • National Library of Medicine's FAQ: Medical Education and Career Information
  • Peterson's Education and Career Center
  • Princeton Review Online. Includes directories, rankings, scholarship information and much more.
  • University of Iowa's Pomerantz Career Center
  • U.S. News & World Report Graduate School Rankings including Medical, Nursing & Allied Health
  • USMLE: United States Medical Licensing Examination
  • USMLE Board Review Step 1 links
  • Federal Government Resources and Agencies





    Other Governmental Resources:

    Research / Grants / Foundations

     University of Iowa

     National Institutes of Health




  • Links to image sites from IPHI (Iowa Public Health Information) Click on Reference Resources then Images
  • Hardin MD: Medical Pictures / Disease Pictures
  • Hardin Library John Martin Rare Book Room: Imaging
  • Medical Images & Illustrations from the Karolinska Institutet
  • The Virtual Slidebox Virtual Microscopy for Education from the University of Iowa Dept. of Pathology
  • AnatQuest: Anatomic Images Online From The U.S. National Library of Medicine's Visible Human Project
  • HEAL (Health Education Assets Library) - National Digital Library
  • HONMedia HONmedia is an unique repository of over 6,800 medical images and videos, pertaining to 1,700 topics and themes.
  • Images from the History of Medicine (National Library of Medicine)
  • BioMed Central Biology Image Library
  • Public Health InfoLinks: Medical/Health Image Collections
  • Google Image Search
  • Yahoo Image Search
  • LibrarySpot: Images
  • Writing Resources

    Instructions to Authors:

    • Instructions to Authors These pages contain links to Web sites which provide instructions to authors for over 3,000 journals in the health and life sciences. All links are to "primary sources," that is to publishers or organizations with editorial responsibilities for the titles.
    • Elsevier's Author Gateway



    Style Manuals:

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