Internet Guides & Resources

  • Bioethics Resources on the Web
    Access to net-based bioethics resources in many categories. Developed by the National Institutes of Health.
  • Center for EthicsĀ (Center for Ethics in Public Policy and the Professions)
    Offers lectures, conferences, public policy forums, etc. includes links to other ethics resources.
  • Issues in Medical Ethics
    A bimonthly web-based journal sponsored by a not-for-profit organization in India. Provides a unique perspective on medical ethics from healthcare professionals in India. Search archives of individual issues or search by keyword; available from 1993 to the present.
  • National Infrastructure Protection Center
    Provides useful information for healthcare IT systems privacy and security management.

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Guides

  • Bioethics as Practice
    Health Sciences Stacks: R724.A663 2003
  • Bioethics, Health Care and the Law: A Dictionary
    REF R725.5.H44 1999
  • Code of Medical Ethics: Current opinions with annotations
    AMA Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs. Includes the principles of medical ethics, fundamental elements of the patient-physician relationship and rules of the Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs.
    REF R725.C935
  • Declaration of Helsinki Recommendations Guiding Doctors in Clinical Research
    Recommendations guiding physicians in biomedical research involving human subjects.
  • Encyclopedia of bioethics
    REF QH 332.En1
  • Encyclopedia of U.S. biomedical policy
    REF RA 395.A3 E545
  • Ethical Function in Hospital Ethics Committees
    Health Sciences Stacks: R 725.3.E83 2002
  • Ethics and Evidence-Based Medicine: Fallibility and REsponsibility in Clinical Science
    Essential reading for all physicians and practitioners in epidemiology and public health. Recommended as a text in public health and courses on evidence-based practice.
    Health Sciences Stacks: R 725.5.66 2003
  • Handbook for Hospital Ethics Committees
    Practical suggestions for ethics committee members to plan, develop and evaluate their roles and responsibilities. (Continues Bioethics Reporter)
    REF R725.3.R67 1986-1998
  • Human Dignity and Bioethics and Biolaw
    Health Sciences Stacks: R725.5.B485 2001
  • International Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research Involving Human Subjects
    Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences; World Health Organization.
    REF R853.H8E84 1993
  • New Dictionary of Medical Ethics
    REF R724 .N47 1997
  • Responsible Research: A systems approach to protecting research participants
    Health Sciences Stacks: R 853.H8 R476 2003

Directories & Associations

  • ASBH (American Society for Bioethics and Humanities)
    Established in January, 1998. Provides links to academic centers and programs, government and public policy, history of medicine, law, medicine and the humanities and other resources.
  • International Directory of Bioethics Organizations
    Washington, DC: National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, 1993
    REF R724.I567 1993