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Oncology Resource GuideClick here to chat with a librarian

Find resources for Oncology, including eBooksjournalsdatabasesguidelineseducation and trainingwebsites and patient informationmultimedia, and research by clicking through the blue tabs above. If you have suggestions for additional guides or require research assistance, contact us at

Australian Websites

  • Cancer (AIHW): Australian Institute of Health and Welfare - provides access to up to date information on publications and programs and has a specific cancer database with useful data on cancer statistics.
  • Cancer (Healthdirect Australia) - a national, government-owned, not-for-profit organization providing quality approved health information and advice.
  • Cancer Council Australia - undertakes and funds cancer research to prevent and control cancer.
  • Cancer Nurses Society of Australia - promoting excellence for nurses through education, information, leadership, networking and professionalism.
  • Cancer Screening - Departments of Health -  provides links to the screening programs for breast cancer, cervical cancer and bowel cancer.
  • CareSearch -  provides trustworthy information about palliative care for patients, carers and families as well as for the health professionals providing their care. 
  • Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) - is a national organization, representing health professionals from all disciplines whose work involve the care of cancer patients.
  • Eviq : a free source of evidence-based, consensus driven cancer treatment protocols and information for use at the point of care. Provides detailed information on chemotherapy regimes and their side effects. Produced by NSW Health - free to register.
  • Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA) - is a national, professional organization representing medical oncologist in Australia.
  • Peter McCallum Cancer Center - is a leading integrated cancer research institute, cancer treatment and professional oncologist training centre.
  • Thoracic Oncology Group Australasia

Paediatric Oncology Websites

International Websites

Access patient information and leaflets created by Monash Health. Access via the intranet onsite or Citrix remotely. For more information about patient information at Monash Health, contact the patient information team.

Monash Health Patient Information

See below for a selection of patient education resources on topics related to Oncology from external databases and tools. When prompted, log in with your regular Monash Health username and password.

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