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2018 BMA Patient Information Awards

The 2018 BMA Patient Information Awards ceremony took at BMA House on Tuesday, 25th September.
Congratulations to all of the winners.

2018 BMA Medical Book Awards

The 2018 BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony took at BMA House on Tuesday, 4th September.
Congratulations to all of the winners.

Karger E-Books - a collection of nearly 800 titles now available to all BMA Members

We are pleased to announce that we now offer access to nearly 800 e-books from the publisher Karger.
The collection covers all of Karger's Series and non-Series titles published during the period 1997 to 2017.
The titles can be accessed directly by going to our dedicated web page for the collection.
All of the titles in the collection are DRM-free, so you should find that they are fully accessible on any device that you use.
Please do get in touch with us if you have any queries about these e-books or wish to provide us with any feedback about them: [email protected]

Doody's Core Titles - a selection of essential e-books now available to all BMA Members

We are pleased to announce that we now offer access to Doody's Core Titles, a selection of essential e-books from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW).
The titles can be accessed by either going to our dedicated web page for the collection, or via our online catalogue.
All of the titles in the collection are DRM-free, so you should find that they are fully accessible on any device that you use.
Please do get in touch with us if you have any queries about these e-books or wish to provide us with any feedback about them: [email protected]

Change to the Process for Downloading and Opening our Dawsonera E-Books

Dawsonera, our main E-Books provider, now requires the use of Adobe Digital Editions for downloading and opening the PDFs of their e-books. For further information please see our blog post.

Refugee Doctors now get free return postage labels when using our Postal Loans Service

Doctors who are registered with the BMA's Refugee Doctor Initiative now get free return postage labels when using our Postal Loans Service, meaning that the service is now completely free for them to use. This is in addition to the free return postage labels that are already provided to medical students and FY1/FY2 doctors.

Our E-Journals Collection - now with easier navigation for the A to Z list

We have added jump links to the A to Z list of our E-Journals, making it quicker and easier to get to the specific titles that you want to access.
There are now over 1,100 titles available in our E-Journals Collection, accessible to all BMA Members, including the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, JAMA, The Lancet, Medical Teacher and Nature.
Our E-Journals Collection can also be browsed and accessed by medical specialties.

Dissertation and Research Services (BMA Members only)

Let us help you by finding the articles that you need to complete your work with free database searches covering Medline, Embase, PsycINFO and HMIC. Or we can train you in searching skills so you can benefit from the wide range of information available to you.
Act now and email [email protected] to request a search or book a 1-2-1 tutorial session.

 

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