Medicine and Health

Medicine and HealthWelcome to the My Subject page for Medicine and Health.

Further resources can be found on the following pages:

Key Resources

Anatomy, Pathology and Multimedia

Books and eBooks


Major collections for undergraduate medical students are:


See our full range of ebook collections.


  • Medicine books are on Floor 2, yellow zone of the David Wilson Library between shelfmarks 600-620.


  • British National Formulary
    For information on the selection and prescribing of medicines, use the BNF (for adults) or the BNF for Children.
  • Medline
    Biomedical research literature, using the OVID interface.
  • PubMed
    Biomedical journals and links to related databases.
  • Web of Science Core Collection
    Comprehensive coverage of all sciences, including biomedicine, and social sciences.
  • Scopus
    Wide coverage of peer-reviewed scientific, technical, medical and social science literature.
  • Browse all databases

Other sources of evidence

  • NICE Evidence Search
    Searches a range of quality assured resources for health care practitioners, including NICE guidance, evidence based summaries, systematic reviews, and medicines information from the BNF and BNFc.
  • Trip Database
    Searches a range of sources of evidence based health information.  Click the link for more details.
  • eMedicine
    Free reference source for clinical medicine written by specialists.

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Getting help

Science, technology and medicine teamYour Librarians

Sarah Whittaker, Keith Nockels, Neil Donohue, Siobhan Cottam & Selina Lock

Contact the team
Telephone: 0116 252 3101


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