Subject guide for Medicine

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Health Sciences Library (HSL) in the Royal Hallamshire Hospital is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. In some cases these will also be available as ebooks.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. The Information Commons (IC) provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Alternative study spaces are available at:
Key databases Key websites
MEDLINE - the main database for medical literature BMA
Cochrane library - includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Health Statistics
Pubmed – from the US National Library of Medicine. Includes Medline Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine
Web of Science - large multi-disciplinary database with subject and citation indexes CASP checklists
More databases for Medicine Behind the Headlines
Information literacy Contacts and News
Information skills tutorials for medicine
Using StarPlus
Using EndNote
Your Liaison Librarian is Anthea Tucker
a.l.tucker@sheffield.ac.uk

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