AALAS Learning Library (ALL) - In a virtual campus environment, online courses are offered on technician training, animal welfare and IACUC compliance, techniques in animal care and use, occupational health, management, and professional development. Free preview of selected courses.
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) - manuals, study aids, posters, brochures, buttons, public outreach materials, technician recognition items. On https://www.aalas.org, click the Bookstore tab and then use the menu on the left to peruse various products. Learning Resources Center at the National Meeting has >100 training media items for review.
Canadian Council on Animal Care - training modules for a variety of research animals, including farm animals, fish, wildlife, and traditional laboratory animals
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) - online training based at the University of Miami for animal care and use, biomethodology, and human subjects research training
Computer Aided Learning Project - University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine. Includes courses on small animals, farm animals, general surgery, and anesthesia.
Digital Material for Trainers - CDs of images and videos. Topics: Health and Welfare; Handling, Husbandry and Minor Procedures; Surgery. University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Prof. Paul Flecknell.
Education and Training in the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: A Guide for Developing Institutional Programs, ILAR, National Academy Press, 1991.
Essentials of Animal Research (2nd edition) AWIC, 1994
Foundation for Biomedical Research - videos, booklets, fact sheets, and posters
InterNICHE Alternatives Loan System (based in Europe) - libraries of multimedia training resources and devices
Jackson Laboratory - JAX sponsors a wide variety of courses, conferences, workshops, webinars, and videos on the campus in Bar Harbor, cosponsor locations, and online.
LAWTE, Laboratory Animal Welfare and Training Exchange, enhances public understanding and provides for the exchange of ideas among trainers in laboratory animal science
Moral Reasoning in Scientific Research: Cases for Teaching and Assessment. Materials for teaching the responsible conduct of science in college and university science courses. Developed at the Poynter Center for the Study of Ethics and American Institutions at Indiana University-Bloomington.
OLAW Training Materials
Operant Conditioning Behavior Analysis - Online course from Dalhousie University, teaching students how to train animals using positive reinforcement. Of interest to laboratory or research technicians, veterinary assistants, pre-vet students, farm workers, boarding facility owners, and many other professions or hobbies.
Procedures with Care - provides information to assist research workers develop their skills in the administration of substances to laboratory animals and to apply best practice in aseptic surgical techniques in laboratory rodents. Developed by Newcastle University with the support of the Institute of Animal Technology and the NC3Rs (National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research).
Virtual Vivarium - Many lab animal resources, including a virtual rodent barrier facility training tool