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Answered By: Jeneen LaSee-Willemssen Last Updated: Mar 29, 2016 Views: 90
Use the library's resources to find different types of information on breast cancer. Sample searches (with results!) are listed below:
- Breast Cancer encyclopedia articles in Gale Virtual Reference Library
- Breast Cancer eBooks in eBooks from EBSCO
You can do more research in these databases on related topics like cancer, tamoxifen, estrogen receptor, masecotomy, triple negative breast cancer, and more. Try searches on these topics in:
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
- eBooks from EBSCO
- Health Sciences and Nursing via ProQuest
- Nursing Reference Center
See also our Disease Research box (part of School of Health Sciences guide).
Also try using both governmental and association websites for information.
- Potential Google search keyword phrases to try. Limits your results to government agencies like the CDC or NIH by using site:.gov with your topic):
- site:.gov and breast cancer
- site:.gov tamoxifen
- invasived ductal carcinoma and site:.gov
- cancer states and site.gov
- American Cancer Society: http://www.asco.org/
- BreastCancer.org: http://breastcancer.org/
- National Cancer Institute: http://www.cancer.gov/
- Susan G. Komen for the Cure: http://ww5.komen.org/