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About Cancer: Print and electronic resources about cancer and its effects
Treatment: Resources about cancer treatment, alternative therapies, post-treatment, and pain management
Nutrition & Diet: Resources in print and electronic formats about cancer nutrition, & recipes.
Databases & Articles: Database links and articles
Organizations: Online resources for local and national cancer organizations
Finding Resources: Information to help you evaluate and find more resources
Multimedia: Videos, widgets, and visuals
Social Media: Cancer organization social media through Twitter, Facebook, & blogs
Resources for Caregivers: Books for caregivers
Support Groups on O'ahu: Support groups for patients & families on O'ahu
Pamphlets: Downloadable cancer pamphlets
Hospice/Assisted Living: Contains information about assisted living and direct links to some facilities
Search Strategies: Strategies that helped create this guide
Credits: Citations & credit for sources used to create this LibGuide
The Hawaii State Library
Phone: (808) 586-3500
This guide was created specifically for people living on Oahu, interested in learning about cancer due to a recent diagnosis. It brings together local and national resources about cancer that are available online, and through the Hawaii State Library.
Books, eBooks, articles, and databases cited in this guide, are available through The Hawaii State Library and will require an HSPLS library card to be checked out. For more details on how to get a library card, please click here.
If you have any suggestions for improvement, or want to report any errors within this guide, please contact me by clicking on the email link below my picture on the right.
If you have medical questions, please contact your physician or health care provider.
This guide is not comprehensive.
This guide was created as a class project for LIS 601, during the Fall 2015 semester at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. It is in no way affiliated with The Hawaii State Public Library System, The Hawaii State Library, or any of the Cancer organizations found within.
-This statement was added on: 10/31/2015.