McMaster University

E-book Collections

 

AccessMedicineWhat's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Broad subject coverage of basic and clinical sciences.
  • Contains key standard textbooks.
  • Includes image and audio files, drug database, differential diagnosis, laboratory tests, guidelines and patient handouts.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduate, Residents, Faculty

Books @ Ovid What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • A very large e-book collection covering medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and rehabilitation sciences, ethics, education, psychology, and basic sciences.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates, Graduates, Residents, Faculty

Canadian Health Research Collection What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • A specialized collection of health research reports from Canadian research institutes, universities, and governmental agencies.
  • Excellent repository of Canadian "grey literature."
  • Target audiences: Researchers, students engaged in research projects

Clinical Key What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Subject coverage focuses on the clinical sciences.
  • Key medical textbooks and 900+ books.
  • Includes FirstConsult summaries and differential diagnosis tool.
  • Includes ProceduresConsult, videos, and audio clips.
  • High quality patient handouts.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates, Residents, Faculty

PsychiatryOnlineWhat's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Psychiatry book and journals, including DSM V.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates, Residents, Faculty

R2 LibraryWhat's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Broad subject coverage, with a strength in Nursing, and allied health.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates, Residents, Faculty

Springer Medical eBooks What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Broad subject coverage.
  • Subject matter from basic concepts to advanced, specialized research topics.
  • Multiple languages.
  • Target audiences: Graduates, Residents, Faculty, Researchers

Thieme Atlases What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • Broad subject coverage.
  • Atlases contains detailed medical illustrations, accompanied by explanatory text.
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates, Residents, Faculty

NCBI Bookshelf What's this? Login to LibAccess

  • A collection of old editions of biomedical ebooks available freely through NCBI. E-books are also searchable through PubMed. What's this? Login to LibAccess
  • Target audiences: Undergraduates

Medical information is updated frequently. Please ensure that you refer to current editions of textbooks for information about clinical care.

People using assistive technology may not be able to fully access information in these collections. Please contact the University Library's Library Accessibility Services for further assistance.

Questions? Comments? Contact Andrea McLellan in the Health Sciences Library.