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Medicine: Books

Guide to information resources for medicine at the University of Warwick Library, including books, journals, databases, referencing and sources of help.

Print Books


Most of our print books can be borrowed. You can use our Click and Collect service to order up to 10 books.

Our printed books are arranged by subject classification. The Classification Scheme can seem complicated to start with, but you will soon get used to it. Most books for Medicine are on floor 2 extension of the Library.

Remember, there are also reference copies of key texts available at the BioMedGrid at Gibbet Hill.

Online books

We have online access to many of your core textbooks. You can find them in Library Search.

Clinical Key is a collection of key medical text books from Elsevier. You can create an account to personalise your experience, adding books to your personal bookshelf.

We also have online access to the three popular Wiley series, Lecture Notes on, At a Glance and ABC. Find them via Library Search



Library Search

Library Search

Finding books

Alternative reading: popular science and fiction

Reading Lists


Use our online reading lists to find key readings for your modules. Link directly to an e-book, scanned chapter, or the library catalogue with information about where to find the book in the Library.

Request a book

Is there a book you need, which we don't stock? Tell us!

Get It For Me

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Get It For Me

For items not available in the library, use our document supply service for digitisations and inter-library loans.