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Medicine and Biomedical Science: Resources

A library guide for students and staff in medicine and biomedical science


Searching in databases is a great way to ensure you're getting the best possible search results. Here are some key databases to find resources for medicine and biomedical science.

Recommended resources for information on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. 

Recommended resources for information on the diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases. 

Recommended resources for information on medicines.  

Interactive 3D resources.

Policies and guidelines contain recommendations for clinical practice based on evidence.

Note that local policy documents found on the local health district intranet are confidential and often not suitable for use in assessments. 

Web Resources

Evaluate the resources you find online carefully, as not all are suitable quality for use in your studies. These websites are recommended by your University of Newcastle Library. 

Professional Associations

It can be valuable to build your career prospects and networks by connecting with professional associations. You might like to engage with these groups as a student, or even throughout your career.

Revision and self-assessment tools

Online resources 

These e-book collections include many self-assessment tools and questions.  Access via the study link tools. 

Your Subject Librarians

This guide has been created by University of Newcastle Librarians who work with your schools to make sure you have access to the resources you need. The Librarians supporting Medicine (Joint Medical Program) and Biomedical Science are:

Teaching Liaison Librarian

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Jennifer Goh

Fiona Jones

Research Liaison Librarian

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Jessica Birchall