BMA Library Blog

Monthly Archives: October 2011

All members of the BMA have full access to our collection of E-Journals, which includes JAMA: the Journal of the American Medical Association. Access to our E-Journals Collection is available at the following web page: http://www.bma.org.uk/ejournals When you click on the above link you will see a log in screen. Simply enter your BMA Website username and password. If you do not yet have a log in account for the BMA website… Read More

Out of the hundreds of titles in our E-Books Collection, we have now put together a list of 75 key titles for Junior Doctors. The list includes Browse’s Introduction to the Investigation and Management of Surgical Disease as well as The Hands-on Guide for Junior Doctors by Donald et al. The full list of titles, and direct access to each, is available on the following web page: http://bma.org.uk/about-the-bma/bma-library/e-resources/junior-e-books Access to all of… Read More

It is possible to return books that you have borrowed from us in person at BMA House, even when we are shut. We have a Library Book Return Box (see picture on the right) which is located just inside the Security Lodge Entrance of BMA House (see picture below). The Security Lodge is staffed around the clock, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so books can be returned via this… Read More

All four volumes of the latest edition of Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology are available to BMA members as part of our E-Books Collection. Click on the link below to access them directly: http://www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9781444317640 After clicking on this link you will be presented with a log in screen. Just enter your Dawsonera username and password into the boxes labelled Direct Login. If you do not yet have a Dawsonera login please send us… Read More

All members of the BMA have full access to our collection of E-Journals, which includes the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Access to our E-Journals Collection is available at the following web page: http://www.bma.org.uk/ejournals When you click on the above link you will see a log in screen. Simply enter your BMA Website username and password. If you do not yet have a log in account for the… Read More

The ‘ABC of …’ series of books are now available from us as e-books, as well a print books. Below are the direct links to each title. After clicking on any of the links below you will be presented with a log in screen. Just enter your Dawsonera username and password into the boxes labelled Direct Login. If you do not yet have a Dawsonera login please send us an email (e-books@bma.org.uk)… Read More

Although we are based in central London, we aim to provide for the information needs of all BMA members throughout the whole of the UK. In order to achieve this aim we operate a postal loans service where any member can request a book from our collection and we will cover the cost of posting it out to them wherever they are located. How to request books from us Books can be… Read More

We have recently launched an app for Apple iOS devices (iPads, iPhones, iPod Touches) and a corresponding mobile-optimised website for Android, BlackBerry and other smart phones/tablet devices. The app/mobile website gives you access to our online catalogue to search our holdings and request items, as well as our opening times and contact details. You can also log into your borrower account to renew your loans. Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch Users Open up the… Read More