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Information resources, tools, and links to familiarize you with Bioethics

Other Online Resources

AMA Code of Medical Ethics: The Code is widely recognized as the most comprehensive ethics guide for physicians.

Bioethics Program of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Bioethics Today: Links to the American Journal of Bioethics, bioethics blogs, podcasts, recent news stories, commentary, and more.

The Hastings Center: The Hastings Center addresses social and ethical issues in health care, science, and technology.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy-Bioethics

Nuffield Council on Bioethics: The Nuffield Council on Bioethics is an independent body that examines and advises on ethical issues arising from developments in bioscience and health.


Open Educational Resources

What's open access?

Open Access (OA) materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER), are free-to-use educational materials - think textbooks, learning guides, videos, journals, etc. OER are free of cost, open to anyone to use, don't require any institutional log in credentials, and carry legal permission for open use. If you're interested in learning more, visit our OER guide, otherwise, feel free to use, adapt, and share the following open resources.  Searching through these resources can lead to additional articles on bioethics.

Go to the link below for the Directory of Open Access journals and type in Bioethics in the search bar.

Database Finder (A to Z List)

Not finding what you're looking for? The Databases A-Z Guide is a complete, alphabetical list of databases that Oxy subscribes to.