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Nursing & Midwifery: Medical Library

Welcome to Queen's Medical Library

The Medical & HSC Library serves staff and students of the University, especially those studying and working in medicine, nursing and dentistry. It is also the central library for Health and Social Care staff in Northern Ireland.

The Medical Library provides all the services you expect and depend on, letting you borrow books, browse journals and consult expert library staff. The Library also offers extensive study facilities for individuals and groups: details are on the right.

Medical Library website     Tel: 028 9063 2500/5001      Email:

Where is Queen's Medical Library?

The Medical & HSC Library is on the ground floor of the Mulhouse Building in the Royal Victoria Hospital.

A free shuttle minibus runs regularly between Belfast City Hospital and the Royal:



Alternatively, the Royal is served by a number of Metro bus routes: 

  • Metro 95 (Donegall Square East > Europa Bus Station > Royal Victoria Hospital)
  • Metro 80 and 81 (Queen Street > Grosvenor Road)
  • Any Metro 10 (Queen Street > Falls Road)

Timetable and fare information is available at: 

Click the image below to see a map of the Medical Library's location within the Royal Victoria Hospital, and the position of the nearest bus stops.

Take a virtual tour of the Medical Library

The Medical Library occupies the ground floor of the listed Mulhouse Building, which used to be a linen factory.

Here are some 360-degree views of the various spaces within the Medical Library. 

Borrower Services Area

Main Book Collection

The Fry Room - Study Area

Medical Library FAQs