This list of topical resources is collated and maintained by the Bioethics Research Library of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown University, as part of a growing collection intended to help beginning scholars and researchers explore bioethics.
Bioethics Research Library staff have developed information resources to support researchers concerned with ethical, legal and public policy issues on the use of nanotechnologies. The following links will retrieve citations from the library’s databases on selected topics.
- Genetics and Nanotechnology
- Nanotechnology and Risk Assessment
- Nanotechnology and Regulation
- Precautionary Principle
- Technology Policy and Health Risks
- All materials on Neuroethics in the EthxWeb database
- All materials on Nanotechnology in the EthxWeb database
In the U.S. National Library of Medicine’s PubMed database, enter the following search strategy in the query box:
(nanotechnology AND bioethics [sb])
bioethics [sb] = bioethics subset, a search strategy developed by the Bioethics Research Library bibliographers to automatically limit searches to bioethical issues
In the U.S. National Library of Medicine’s Book Catalog database, enter the following search strategy in the query box:
(nanotechnology AND (ethics OR KIE))