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Exploring Pharmacy Technician Resources
The purpose of this page is to help faculty and students to explore pharmacy technician resources.
On this page you will find:
- Links to homepages for professional organizations for pharmacy technicians.
- Links to pages full of useful websites related to various pharmacy technician topics.
- Links to a preset database search for eBooks about subjects related to pharmacy technicians.
These resources can also be found on our Library Resources page.
Professional Organizations for Pharmacy Technicians
Michigan Pharmacists Assocation
Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA) strives to provide its members with the tools, resources and support needed to advance the profession of pharmacy and provide quality healthcare.
American Association of Pharmacy Technicians
AAPT provides leadership and represents the interests of its members to the public as well as health care organizations; promotes the safe, efficacious, and cost effective dispensing, distribution and use of medications; provides continuing education programs and services to help technicians update their skills to keep pace with changes in pharmacy services; promotes pharmacy technicians as an integral part of the patient care team.
National Pharmacy Technician Association
The NPTA is dedicated to advancing the value of pharmacy technicians and the vital roles they play in pharmaceutical care.
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
ASHP helps its members achieve this mission by advocating and supporting the professional practice of pharmacists in hospitals, health systems, ambulatory care clinics, and other settings spanning the full spectrum of medication use.
The mission of the USP is "to improve global health through public standards and related programs that help ensure the quality, safety, and benefit of medicines and foods."
Institute for Safe Medication Practices
The world’s foremost non-profit organization educating the healthcare community and consumers about safe medication practices.
Off Campus Library Database Access
Schoolcraft students, faculty, and staff can access library databases from off-campus through Blackboard by clicking the “Organizations” tab. Go to https://bb.schoolcraft.edu
Pharmacy Technician Links
Pharmacy Technician eBooks