Favorite Health and General Meta-Sites

Health Science Electronic Journal Information
A national Network of Libraries of Medicine/National Library of Medicine collection of authoritative web sites on the complexities of electronic journal issues including collection development, licensing and scholarly publishing initiatives.

Medline Plus
Provides access to dictionaries, a variety of databases and several major health topics. The site is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.

National Guideline Clearinghouse
A federal government site containing public resources for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. The guidelines can be from government or professional organizations.

Internet Public Library: Reference Center
As the reference component of the Internet Public Library, this site offers interdisciplinary information organized into subject categories which may be accessed by clicking on a specific area of the image map. The user may also "Ask a Reference Question" online, too. Sponsored by the University of Michigan School of Information.

Librarian's Index to the Internet
A searchable annotated subject directory of more than 5,200 Internet resources selected and evaluated by librarians for their usefulness to users of public libraries. Sponsored by the Library at the University of California at Berkeley and Sun Microsystems, Inc.