Research and Resources - Alternative and Natural Medicine

(The Lloyd Library and Museum does not endorse any of these particular sources, but merely provides a link to some potentially useful information for the public)

General Informational Resources

American Botanical Council (

American Herbal Pharmacopoeia

American Herbalists Guild

American Holistic Medical Association

Herb Research Foundation

International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) from Office of Dietary Supplements

The International Herb Association

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

National Library of Medicine

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database (The first time you go to the website, you’ll be asked to set up a USER ID# to log in to the website.  You can then use your USER ID# to access through Lloyd Library at any time.)

Office of Dietary Supplements - National Institutes of Health

Plant Medicine (you must register to use this site, but registration is FREE!)

United Plant Savers

University of Michigan Integrative Medicine