United Blood Services maintains a library archive of transfusion medicine reference materials, publications, white papers and other articles of interest to our customers.


Below are the latest issues of BloodNews, our newsletter for hospital customers.

AABB Circluar of Information

View the AABB Circular of Information.

AABB Reimbursement Guide

Download the AABB Reimbursement Guide in PDF format.

AABB Publications

The following resources are available from your blood center:

The Circular of Information For the Use of Human Blood and Blood Components Prepared jointly by the AABB, America’s Blood Centers and the American Red Cross is recognized as acceptable by the Food and Drug Administration. The circular is also available on line.

Resources available from the publisher:

  • AABB Standards for Blood Banks and Transfusion Services, 26th Edition, 2011.
  • AABB Technical Manual, 17th Edition, 2011.


Download PDFs of the most recent newsletters from America's Blood Centers:


Blood Systems and its divisions and affiliates provide comprehensive transfusion medicine services. These include: BioCARE • Blood Services (Blood Centers of the Pacific, BloodSource, Bonfils Blood Center, Community Blood Services, Inland Northwest Blood Center, The Institute for Transfusion Medicine, Lifeblood, LifeShare, LifeStream, United Blood Services) • Blood Systems Laboratories • Blood Systems Research Institute • Creative Testing Solutions