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Electronic Medical Books: E-Book Collections

Medical ebooks including 1.) A VERY select list of titles arranged alphabetically by specialty or subject; 2.) Collections: Arranged by vendor packages; 3.) The required and recommended texts for years 1-4 that the library has purchased,

The Collections

The following online resources offer a variety of medical books in collections where the titles contained in any one of the packages can be searched altogether. This is a useful feature when you are not sure which specific title will include the information of interest.


Clincal Key
Includes over 1000 clinical books and 500 journals full text online

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Includes Lippincott's Clinical Choice books and other LWW books. 

LWW Health Library: Osteopathic Medicine Collection

LWW Health Library: Basic Sciences Collection

LWW Health Library: Clerkship Collection

LWW Health Library: Speech, Language, and Hearing




Over 70 medical textbooks, many with frequent online updates, including Harrison's Online, Goodman & Gilman's, Hurst's the Heart.

Contains textbooks, surgical videos, animations, atlases, and board reviews

From the American Psychiatric Publishing Inc.(APPI). Includes the DSM® Library, six APPI journals, and major psychiatry textbooks for medical students, residents, and practitioners.

Over 40 health sciences titles, including dictionaries, the Washington Manual of Therapeutics, and more.


Thieme E-Book Library
The Thieme E-Book Library is an  online collection of lavishly illustrated full-color downloadable textbooks from Thieme’s renowned Color Atlases. Anatomy, basic sciences, and most clinical areas are included. This collection has a lot of books that are appropriate for residents and practicing clinicians in subspecialties.

last updated 08/01/2017

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