General Resources

Helpful Links - General Resources

USDA Research Facility Inspection Guide

AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition

Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching

Animal Welfare Information Center

Biosafety in Mircrobiological and Biomedical Laboratories

Lab Animal Magazine

ALTWEB (Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing - CAAT)

Alternatives to Animal Research and Testing

American Psychological Association's Guidelines for Ethical Conduct in the Care and Use of Animals

American Psychological Association's Guidelines for Exercise Physiology using Animal Research Models

Animal Welfare Act Brief Summaries

Animal Welfare Act Summary on Animal Care

KSU Assurance of Compliance with the PHS (PDF)

How to Write an Application Involving Research Animals

Guidelines for the Care and Use of Mammals in Neuroscience and Behavioral Research

IACUC Resource Page

IACUC Training and Learning Consortium

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Guidebook

Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Laboratory Animal Welfare (USDA, FDA, NIH)

Methods and Welfare Considerations in Behavioral Research with Animals

PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals Tutorial

Report on the SCAW Conferance on Pain, Distress, and Stress in Research Animals: Current Standards and IACUC Responsibility

The Health Research Extension Act of 1985

Alternatives to Painful Procedures Literature Search Information

OLAW Frequently Asked Questions