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bulletMedscape  A comprehensive database of medical   and pharmacological information

bulletVisionary - A Dictionary of Terminology in Vision Research  The following is a dictionary for terminology used in the study of human and animal vision. It includes terms from the areas of biological and machine vision, visual psychophysics, visual neuroscience and other related fields.

bulletMed Help International Med Help International has created the largest consumer health information library in the world. Our Library contains tens of thousands of entries describing most illnesses & diseases. The library is also hotlinked to a Medical Glossary, which offers definitions for more than 6,000 medical terms. In addition, the library contains more than 1,100 Patient Support Group listings and contact information. Also, the Med Help Search Engine searches selected Medical Sites on the Internet, retrieves appropriate article titles and offers a direct link to these articles or sites - all available via ONE keyword search!

bulletAssociation of Vision Science Librarians  The Association of Vision Science Librarians is an international organization composed of professional librarians, or persons acting in that capacity, whose collections or services include the literature of vision. Among current members are individuals who work within libraries that serve educational institutions, eye clinics and hospitals, and private companies with an interest in eye or vision-related products and services.

bulletAgency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry ATSDR's The mission of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR),  is to prevent exposure and adverse human health effects and diminished quality of life associated with exposure to hazardous substances from waste sites, unplanned releases, and other sources of pollution present in the environment.

bulletUW Library Optometry Electronic Library  University of Waterloo Electronic Library (UWELib) an online optometric library

bulletVisual Impairments and Blindness Expert System The Visual Impairments and Blindness Expert System (VIBES) will help answer questions and give advice. For example, you can pick one of the academic tasks, like reading, and learn about its tactile alternative techniques, like Braille, used by a person who happens to be visually impaired or blind. You can then see products (and services) for Braille, and find the organizations (or people) where you can get the products.

bulletYahoo! - HealthMedicineLibraries

bulletThe ULTIMATE Homepage Index! (Anything)  Looking for an easy way to search millions of web pages for any topic imaginable? Tired of the complicated forms and options of today's search engines? Look no further. The ULTIMATE Homepage Index is the place for you!

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