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Electronic Medical Books

This guide includes a relatively comprehensive list of medical ebooks used or recommended by the College of Human Medicine and the College of Osteopathic Medicine, organised by specialty and topic domain. Undergraduate and graduate medical ebooks and clin

Curious about other resources in the Health Sciences? Check out the MSU Health Sciences Digital Library!

Please note that this guide is not an exhaustive list of all electronic medical books available through the MSU Libraries - it is a list of gold standard texts in specific domains.

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Last updated: 11-10-2023

Ebook topic areas (alphabetically) by subject/specialty:

A - C

Allergy  |  Alternative, Complementary & Integrative Medicine  |  Anatomy  |  Anesthesiology, Pain, & Palliative Medicine  |  Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics  |  Cardiology  |  Coding  |  Communication & Writing  |  Communicative Sciences & Disorders  | Critical Care

D - F

Dermatology  |  Dictionaries  |  Directories  |  Embryology  |  Emergency Medicine  |  Emergency Medicine Services  |  Endocrinology  |  Epidemiology & Public HealthEthics  |  Evidence-Based Practice  |  Family Medicine  | 

G - L

Gastroenterology  |  Genetics  |  Geriatrics  |  Health Policy & Administration  |  Hematology  |  Histology & Cell Biology  |  Immunology Infectious Diseases  |  Internal Medicine Laboratory Medicine  | LGBTQIA2S+ Health  | 

M - O

Multi-Discipline Resources  |  Medical Spanish  |   Microbiology & Virology  |  Neonatology  |  Nephrology  |  Neurology, Neuroanatomy, & Neuroscience Nutrition  |  Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  Occupational Health  |  Oncology  | Ophthalmology  |  Orthopedics  |  Osteopathic Medicine  |  Otolaryngology


Pathology  |  Pediatrics  |  Pharmacology & Toxicology  |  Pharmacy  |  Physical Examination, Diagnosis, & Assessment  | Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician Assistants  |  Physiology - Comprehensive  |  Physiology - Organ System  |  Physiotherapy, Athletic Training, & Physical Therapy  |  Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  Primary Care  |  Procedures - General Reference  |  Psychiatry Pulmonology  | 

R - W

RadiologyRheumatology  |  Sports Medicine & Exercise Science  |  Surgery UrologyUSMLE, COMLEX, NBME, NCLEX-RN and PANCE Preparation  |  Wilderness Medicine


see also Immunology


Visual DX: VisualDx is a visual clinical decision support system designed to aid in the identification of dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, benign and malignant growths, drug-induce conditions, and other injuries. Covers more than 1,300 pediatric and adult conditions. It is unique in that it visualizes conditions on a variety of skin colors and has an extensive image bank of skin of color presentations.

The following are key dermatology texts and websites:

Free online resources:


see also Infectious Diseases, Allergy


see also Immunology, Microbiology




Books @ Ovid has over 100 of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon's Ebooks including the Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Series

Procedures - General Reference


(see also Nephrology)


See Medical Board Exam Prep Guide