Useful Websites

General Tips

There are many sites available online that offer useful information.  It is generally helpful to note the type of website as generally indicated by the web site address:

.gov --- Government sponsored
.org --- From a not-for-profit agency
.edu --- Sponsored by a university
.com --- Developed by a for-profit company which may be selling a product. 
 

"Top Ten" Most Useful Websites

The Medical Library Association has found the following web sites particularly useful (sites are listed in alphabetical, NOT ranked, order):

Consumer and Patient Health Information Section , a section of the Medical Library Association , has a useful list of links to specialized and general health information.