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Health Sciences

Subject guide

Welcome to the Health Sciences Guide. These pages highlight key resources which can be used to support your research in Health Sciences

Databases and webpages useful for this subject area



Health Gateways

Health Statistics

Printed Resources

Printed resources

Reference books can provide a valuable first approach to a subject area and an ideal source of background information. There are many different types of reference books and the more familiar formats include encyclopaedias, dictionaries, guides, handbooks and directories. 

Examples of reference books that may be useful to the study of Health Sciences:

  • NHS Handbook (362.10941/WEL))
  • Mosby's Medical Dictionary (610.3/MOS)
  • Black's Medical Dictionary (610.3/BLA)