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Monthly Archives: June 2018

To Be a Machine – Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death by Mark O’Connell is finally on our shelves. Winner of the Wellcome Bookprize 2018. Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize 2017. Shortlisted for the Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2017.   BMA members borrow this book by signing with your BMA details

Visit the site of the artist behind Future Library, Katie Paterson, in partnership with the Future Library Trust working together to select and invite the authors and to compassionately sustain the artwork of the 100 duration of the project. The work started in 2014 and it aims to finish in 2114 in helping to regenerate an area of forest near Oslo, Nordmarka and allow the trees to grow until the year 2114… Read More

We’ve added a number of new titles to our list of E-Books for Medical Students, including the 10th edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties and The Unofficial Guide to Radiology. Our e-books collection has many titles which medical students will find useful. The list below includes titles from Mosby’s Crash Course series, Wiley-Blackwell’s At a Glance and Clinical Cases Uncovered series, McGraw-Hill’s Case Files and Demystified series, Churchill-Livingstone’s Made Easy… Read More