Professional & Practice

Careers in Pharmacy

Careers in Pharmacy in the US – Occupational Outlook Handbook
Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to become a pharmacist in Canada
Canada has approximately 39,000 licensed pharmacists. Of those, 27,500 work in 9600 community pharmacies and 6500 work in hospitals. Almost 5000 pharmacists work in other settings such as the pharmaceutical industry, governments, associations, colleges and universities.

How to become a pharmacist in Ireland
Requirements for Ireland

Salary and Wage of Pharmacists in Canada

Pharmacist Salaries in USA (Payscale)

Pharmacist Salaries in USA (

Top Ten Reasons to Become a Pharmacist

Training as a pharmacist in the UK
Requirements for United Kingdom

Journal Collections

Australian Prescriber

Drug Topics

Effective Clinical Practice – ACP


Free Medical Journals
Over 4000 free medical journals. Daily presentations of new journals. Free subscription to the journal alerts.

Hospital Pharmacy
clinical journal for hospital and health system pharmacists

Journal of Medical Internet Research
Journal of Medical Internet Research – International Scientific Journal for Medical Research, Information and Communication on the Internet

Medical Journal of Australia

Pharmaceutical Journal
Pharmaceutical Journal Publications aim to aid pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists by providing early news and information on pharmacy practice & pharmaceutical science.

Pharmacy Journals
Pharmaceutical News And Information Updated Daily Since 1998

The Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine

US Pharmacist
U.S. Pharmacist is a monthly journal dedicated to providing the nation’s pharmacists with up-to-date, authoritative, peer-reviewed clinical articles relevant to contemporary pharmacy practice in a variety of settings, including community pharmacy, hospitals, managed care systems, ambulatory care clinics, home care organizations, long-term care facilities, industry, and academia.

News, Bulletins, and Alerts

Drug & Therapeutics Newsletter

Canadian Pharmacists Journal
Advancing the health and well-being of Canadians through excellence in pharmacist care.

Therapeutics Letters

ASHP Pharmacy News
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Canada Pharmacy News

Drugs & Therapy Bulletin

Informed Health Online – What’s New?

Latest Drug News & FDA Drug Alerts
Discover the latest health, medical and pharmaceutical news updated daily at Subscribe via email or RSS.

National Prescribing Services Practice Review and Newsletter

News and Updates in Pharmacy
The Guild Home Page

Pharmaceutical News
Pharmaceutical News And Information Updated Daily Since 1998

WHO Drug Information Newsletter

Pharmacist Update
Subscribe to Pharmacist Update, our free e-newsletter with useful information about CPD activities for pharmacists & pharmacy students, plus access to tools & resources for patients.

Patient Counselling & Information

AAFP Patient Information
Health information and resources about illnesses, conditions and diseases provided by the organization of American Academy of Family Physicians

ASHP SafeMedication – Information for Patients

Be MedWise OTC
NCPIE encourages health professionals and community groups to foster patient-professional communication about medicines. However, NCPIE does not supervise or endorse the activities of any group or professional. Discussion and action concerning medicines are solely the responsibility of patients and their healthcare professionals, and not NCPIE.

Cancer drug information for patients

Consumer Medicine Information

Discovery Health
Watch exclusive content focused on health issues. Programs include Healthy Home, Fitness Fantasy, Birth Day, Healthy Retreats.

Drug and Disease Information – WebMD
The leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information. Providing credible health information, supportive community, and educational services by blending award-winning expertise in content, community services, expert commentary, and medical review.

Drug Information for Patients
Look up information about prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, herbs, vitamins and supplements.

Drug Information for Patients – Medline Plus
Learn about your prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines. Browse dietary supplements and herbal remedies.


FDA Consumer Drug Information

FDA Required Medication Guides for Selected High Risk Meds
Updated list of medication guides.


Healthy Living Zone – Bandolier

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With iTriage you can evaluate your symptoms, learn about possible causes, find appropriate medical facilities, get quality reports and find help reducing your medical bills.

Johns Hopkins Health After 50
White Papers from Health After 50 provide a wide range of family-oriented medical information that focuses on the health challenges we face as we get older. Each publication is designed to give you the in-depth knowledge you need to make the best choices about your health and the health of your loved ones..

KidsHealth is the #1 most-trusted source for physician-reviewed information and advice on children’s health and parenting issues. For parents, kids, teens, and educators, in English and in Spanish.

At Mayo Clinic, over 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers share their expertise to empower you. Learn why it’s the right place for your health care.

Medical Society of Nova Scotia

MEDLINEplus Health Information from the National Library of Medicine
Find information on health conditions, wellness issues, and more in easy-to-read language on MedlinePlus, the up-to-date, trusted health information site from the NIH and the National Library of Medicine.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
Information and resources from the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Interaction Cabinet

Patient counselling information on how to use various medications and medical devices

Patient Decision Aids – Ottawa Health Research Institute

Patient Education Brochures
Northwestern Memorial Hospitals Alberto Culver Health Learning Center is a state-of-the-art health information library and one of the largest hospital-based learning facilities of its kind.

Warfarin and Diet

The leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information. Providing credible health information, supportive community, and educational services by blending award-winning expertise in content, community services, expert commentary, and medical review.

Wellness – UC Berkeley
Berkeley Wellness is one of the most trusted sources of evidence-based wellness information that gives a day-to-day approach to a long and healthful life.

Pharmacist Conferences

AAPS Meetings and Education List

HIV Insite – Abstracts of AIDs Conferences

Pharmacy Related Conferences, Workshops, Meeting
Listing, directory of Pharmacy conferences, pharmacy conference, meetings, workshops, courses pharmaceutical

PharmWeb – Conferences
International Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Health-Related Conferences and Meetings

Prescription Cost & Coverage

BCE Emergis Pharmacy Support Centre

Medicare Drug Coverage Part D
Medicare Part D (Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage) helps cover the cost of prescription drugs and may help lower your drug costs and help protect against higher costs.

Drug Coverage in Canada

ODB Formulary and LU Handbook

The New Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Benefit: An Overview of the New Program
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What you Need to Know About the Medicare-Approved Prescription Drug Discount Card Program

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