research tools and library guides

The RSM Library has a range of resources and training available to help members improve their research and information skills.

discovery tool

Discovery Tool

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

information skills

Information skills training

Whether you are a beginner or looking to improve your research skills, the RSM Library runs a number of literature searching workshops throughout the year, covering database searches, using the RSM’s e-journals and e-books, and getting the most out of the Library’s resources.



Bibliographies for each RSM Section have been compiled in conjunction with the Academic Department to help aid research and studies.

Resource of the month

Resource of the month

From newly acquired e-resources to historical items that the RSM holds in the archives, each month the Library highlights a resource of interest.


Key links

Complied by the Library staff, the key links section features a range of external reference links to help aid medical students, trainees and healthcare professionals with their work. Resource are arranged by section, key guidelines, evidence based medicine and research support.