MWU Libraries


AAP Policy
AAP Policy brings together a constellation of policy documents from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Policy Statements, Clinical Reports, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Technical Reports, and Parent Pages can now be found in one convenient location.

FirstGov for Kids: Health & Safety
Maintained by the Federal Citizen Information Center, FirstGov for Kids is a gateway to health resources from governmental, organizational, educational, and commercial sites.

KidsHealth: Nemours Foundation
KidsHealth is the largest and most visited site on the web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence. In English and Spanish.

Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University
This information on physical activity and children and adolescents has been compiled by the Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University. It offers a selection of current, high-quality resources that analyze data, describe public health campaigns other promotion programs, and reports on research aimed at identifying promising strategies for improving physical activity levels within families, schools, after-school programs, child care & early childhood education settings, and communities.

MedlinePlus: Children's Health
MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together, by health topic, authoritative information from National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), other government, non-profit and other health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to the medical research literature. It also provides you with a database of full-text drug information and an illustrated medical encyclopedia.

**MWU resources such as MDConsult are available on our Databases page.