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Medicine, Dentistry & Healthcare Sciences subject guide

This Healthcare Library Subject Guide connects you to key Healthcare Library resources for HSC Medicine, Dentistry and Healthcare Sciences staff, and to video tutorials showing you how to make the most of them.

Contact your Specialist Librarian


Richard Fallis
Specialist Librarian
Medicine, Dentistry & Healthcare Sciences
028 9097 8900
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Click below to request a literature search using an on-line form (choose Medicine, Dentistry or Healthcare Sciences as your profession when prompted):

Click below to view the current awareness bulletins that Richard prepares on a bi-monthly basis. Bulletins are available as PDFs, and as collections on the Read by QxMD app:


Use bibliographic databases to search through millions of articles from 1,000s of journals.

Below are the Healthcare Library databases most relevant to medicine, dentistry and healthcare sciences. 

Click on a database to access it (if prompted, you will need to log in with your Healthcare Library username and password).

Online journals

Click the links below to search within individual publisher websites for articles from journals subscribed to by the Healthcare Library. 

Searching publisher and journal websites in this way is useful for identifying new articles before they are indexed in databases such as MEDLINE.

Grey Literature

Grey literature is research material that isn’t formally published in a journal or a book. Some useful sources of grey literature are listed below.

Clinical Trial Registries


Other Sources