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Occupational Outlook Handbook: Surgical Technologists
This website describes the work of surgical technologists, as well as outlining job outlook and earnings potential.
This page, part of the consumer-focused MedlinePlus service from the National Library of Medicine, has a lot of up-to-date information on a wide range of surgeries. Especially noteworthy are Latest News and the interactive patient tutorials.
MedlinePlus: Videos of Surgical Procedures
These videos, shared in cooperation with OR Live, show actual surgical procedures as they are being performed. These can be a useful way to get familiar with a wide range of surgical procedures.