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Subject guide for Pharmacy

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Welcome to your Pharmacy subject guide

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These pages have been put together by your specialist library subject team to provide advice and resources to help with study and work in pharmacy-related disciplines.

Use the left hand menu to see how the library can support your learning and research during your time at the School and beyond.

Due to the interdisciplinary nature of Pharmacy, you may also find these other subject guides useful:

  • Sciences: Biomedicine, Bioscience, Chemistry
  • Global Health and Development
  • Psychology

Key Pharmacy resources

Electronic textbooks

See our range of e-books to support your core module reading, including Rang and Dale's Pharmacology (2020), Aulton's Pharmaceutics (2018), Remington: an introduction to Pharmacy (2013) and many more. Follow the link below to find your module reading list(s) and see what else you can access electronically.

Cover of Rang & Dale's PharmacologyCover of Aulton's Pharmaceutics Cover of Remington introduction to Pharmacy


Core databases

On this guide you'll find instructions on how to access and use key Pharmacy databases to help you find the best quality evidence. Need to search MEDLINE, PubMed, Embase, IPA, Web of Science? Check out the databases page (linked below) for lots of detailed guidance.

Tailored support

Lessons designed to complement your Pharmacy programme and 1-2-1 advice from a Pharmacy information specialist. See our help and contact page for more (linked below).