Access to new online textbooks for Students

All of these are available via your University Single-Sign-On username and password (you may sometimes see this described as Shibboleth or UK Access Management Federation).

· Individual textbooks - Many of your reading list textbooks are already available online and we are working hard to find and buy online versions of as many others as we can. If we have an online version of a textbook you can find it in SOLO or via our online reading list service ORLO (links via Canvas or directly at

· New textbook collections – LWW and Elsevier. We have just signed up for trial access to two large online medical textbook collections Elsevier ClinicalKey Student ( - available until the end of June) and LWW Health Library ( - available until the end of May). Both contain hundreds of medical textbooks and we’d be very grateful for your feedback on these.

· And please don’t forget that you still have access to also have access to other ebook collections and similar packages such as Oxford Medicine Online (, Acland’s Anatomy, and UpToDate (see and (for clinical students) BMJ Best Practice. (

Please let us know if there are any textbooks to which you need online access and we’ll try and get this set up.

Also, our staff are still available to support you with help, advice and training via email, phone and Skype – please email or call 01865 221936.

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