Library Services & Links


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Connecting Students to Health Careers

Department of Education - US Department of Education promoting educational excellence for all Americans.

Explore Health Careers - Explore Health Careers website is a free resource on health careers, enrichment programs, financial aid info.

Health Careers in Georgia - A comprehensive guide about health careers.

Health Professions Network

Learn and Serve America - A Program of the Corporation for National and Community Service.

NHSC - The National Health Service Corps unites communities in need with caring health professionals and support efforts to build better systems of care.

US Department of Labor - US Department of Labor is charged with preparing the American workforce for new and better jobs.

US Department of Labor - US Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook

Videos: Health Careers Opportunities in Georgia - These videos allow students, teachers and adults to see opportunities in many fantastic careers that pay high dividends with job satisfaction, earning capacity, and mobility.

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Connecting Professionals to Communities & Communities to Better Health

AAFP - AAFP site for health information for the whole family.

American Family Physician Journal - Sponsored by The American Academy of Family Physicians, this reliable medical journal can be searched by health topic or date of publication.

Centers for Disease Control - Sponsored by the Department of Health and Humans Services, this web site offers information about health and safety issues including publications, statistics, traveler's health, and vaccination and immunizations. Information is available in English and Spanish.

Chambers of Commerce - A complete list of Chambers of Commerce in SOWEGA-AHEC service area.

Georgia Association for Primary Health Care - Georgia Association for Primary Health Care mission is to improve access to comprehensive primary health care services for all medically underserved Georgians and support the continued development and expansion of community-based health center practice systems throughout the state.

Georgia Association of Career and Technology Education

Georgia Department of Community Health - Georgia Department of Community Health strives to provide access to affordable, quality health care in our communities; encourage responsible health planning and use of health care resources; and promote healthy behaviors and improved health outcomes.

Georgia Hospital Association

Georgia Hospitals - a complete list of Georgia hospitals.

Georgia Medical Care Foundation

Georgia Rural Health Association - Georgia Rural Health Association is a nonprofit network of healthcare providers, educators, and individuals as united in its commitment to improve the health and healthcare services of rural Georgians.

Georgia State Office of Rural Health - Georgia State Office of Rural Health works to improve access to health care in rural and underserved areas and to reduce health status disparities.

Georgia Statewide AHEC Network

Georgia's Community Health Centers Georgia Association for Primary Health Care - Georgia's Community Health Centers Georgia Association for Primary Health Care search engine.

Healthcare Georgia Foundation - Healthcare Georgia Foundation mission is to advance the health of all Georgians and to expand access to affordable, quality healthcare for underserved individuals and communities.

HealthTecDL - A statewide distance learning program designed to support health professionals and strengthen services provided by nonprofit health organizations in Georgia.

Medical Dictionary

Medline Plus - directs you to information to help answer health questions.

Medscape from WebMD

NAO - The National Area Health Education Center Organization is the national organization that supports and advances the Area Health Education Center (AHEC) network in improving the health of individuals and communities by transforming healthcare through education.

National Rural Recruitment and Retention Network - National Rural Recruitment and Retention Network members are not-for-profit organizations helping health professionals find practice opportunities in rural and underserved areas throughout the country.

PubMed - includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles and includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

Rural Assistance Center - Rural Assistance Center website search for Georgia specific information.

US Department of Health & Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration

US Department of Labor, Occupational Health and Safety Administration

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Health Related Spanish Links

CDC en Espanol - This Spanish version of the CDC site is not an exact translation of the English version, but is customized for the Latino community.

English to Spanish Medical Phrases List - Free downloadable database for use with the Palm operating system. Categories include anatomy, conditions, medical history, hygiene, etc.

Health Careers - A listing of health careers in Spanish.

Medline Plus in Spanish - This consumer health site, a service of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, is available in Spanish. Includes over 560 health topics, and the ability to link from English to Spanish is helpful for non-Spanish speaking health care professionals.

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K-12, College Student & Teacher Educational Resources

Atlas of the Human Body (American Medical Association)

Cells Alive!

Cool Science for Curious Kids (Howard Hughes Medical Institute)

Discovery Channel

Exploratorium Hands-on Activities

Fight Back and Keep Food Safe from Bacteria

Georgia Department of Education

Georgia Healthcare Science Technology Educators Association

Guided Tour of the Human Body

Heart: Online Exploration (Franklin Institute)

Homework Helper

How Stuff Works

Internet Public Library

Learner.org site, Teacher resources and professional development

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS Publications)

NIH Office of Science Education

Nova Online

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Red Gold: Epic Story of Blood (PBS Production)

SAT Preparation

Scholastic Company

Scientific American

Secret Life of the Brain (PBS Production)

Study Skills: How to Improve

Teachers Net

US National Library of Medicine, NIH Visible Human Project

Welcome to Human Anatomy Online

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Library Links

Medline Plus - directs you to information to help answer health questions.

Medscape from WebMD

PubMed - includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles and includes links to full text articles and other related resources.





Grant Resources

Foundation Center

Grant Station

Grantsmanship Center

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

National Science Foundation

Oracle Foundation

PubMed - includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles and includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

US Department of Education grants page

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