Community Resources

For more information on cancer research and treatment, please follow the links below.

UAB Resources

General Cancer Information Sites

Resources by Cancer Type

The National Cancer Institute also has e-book versions of popular patient education publications available on its mobile website, making it easier than ever to download and read them on your smartphone, tablet, or e-reader device! Just follow the directions below:

–To see the E-Book Library list on your smartphone, tablet, or e-reader, go to the e-book page on the regular website:

–Once you reach the e-book page, click the name of the book you want. The next page will have two links for that title, one for the Kindle format (called .mobi) and one for a format (called .epub) that will work with all other e-reader devices (Nook, Sony e-Reader, Kobo, etc.). NOTE: If you have a smartphone or tablet, your device may have an e-book reader app pre-installed. You can also install one of many free smartphone and tablet apps.

–Click the format that will work with your device or reader app to download and open the file.

New e-books are being added regularly, so check back often!

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