Welcome to the Research and Resources section, which contains links to several online databases and sites which may be useful in your research for cancer related information.

General Cancer Information

Government Sites

  • 1-800-4-Cancer – The Cancer Information Service A national information and education network, a free public service of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Nation’s primary agency for cancer research. The CIS responds to calls in English and Spanish.
  • National Cancer Institute Includes information on the different types of cancer, treatments, risk factors, publications, health disparities, and more. From the National Cancer Institute, a component of the National Institutes of Health.
  • CancerNet Includes a wealth of information on the different types of cancers, clinical trials, treatment options, coping and support information, prevention, genetics and much more. From the National Cancer Institute, a component of the National Institutes of Health.
  • Internet Grateful Med (Medline) Search medical journals and databases of the National Library of Medicine.

Oncology Information for Medical Professionals

  • OncoLink News, book reviews, and more from the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center.

Other Services