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The Royal College of Surgeons
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London WC2A 3PE
Tel: 020 7869 6555/6556
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Access more than 600 online surgical journals, ClinicalKey resources (including journals, textbooks, images and more), Acland’s Video Atlas of Human Anatomy, Anatomy.tv, Medline and EMBASE.
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19Jan2016The Library is pleased to announce its new subscription to Elsevier’s ClinicalKey resource.
20Nov2015We are pleased to announce that we have purchased the back files of The British Journal of Surgery.
2Oct2015To celebrate National Poetry Day there will be a facsimile display in the Library showcasing poems from the Archive and Library collections.
21Apr2016Vaccination is a medical procedure that is familiar to most of us. From babyhood to our later years, we are offered vaccinations to fight an ever-changing roster of diseases.
Samuel Gaskell’s Jacksonian Prize Essay: On the nature of the Processes of Suppuration and Ulceration - Illustrations, (1837)Samuel Gaskell’s "illustrations" includes 15 thin membranes of blood vessels, and 37 pieces of leathery ileum - and all are human specimens.
22Mar2016William Wood FRS, FLS (1774-1857) originally trained as a surgeon at St Bartholomew’s Hospital. He turned to the study of natural history with a particular interest in sea shells, for which he remains famous.
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