Library resources

RSM members can can make use of the Royal Society of Medicine's vast range of world-class resources available both online and at the RSM's London premises: 1 Wimpole Street. 


RSM Discovery Tool enables you to do an in-depth search of the Library’s e-resources (journals and books) including advanced article searches. 


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RSM library


The Library is one of the largest medical libraries in Europe with a collection that includes volumes dating back to the 15th century to the latest publications.


library catalogue

Search the online catalogue for all books, manuscripts, tracts and journals (print and electronic) held in the RSM Library.


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RSM Videos service is no longer available, however a selection of our popular lectures are available to view on YouTube. 

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e-journals and e-books

Full Text Finder

Our e-resources have changed. Type a subject or title and use Refine Results to narrow down your search. This is a new upgraded service. Please let us know if you have any problems.  

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RSM members have access to six key medical databases: Medline, Embase, AMED, The Cochrane Library, The King's Fund and DH-Data, to use for support with clinical decision making.

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clinical key

ClinicalKey, Elsevier's dynamic clinical resource, is designed to give fast clinically relevant answers from Elsevier's vast medical and surgical collection of books, journals and videos.

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