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Medical Sciences

Explore library resources for the Medical Sciences program at McMaster.

Search the Library Catalogue

Search across the collections of all McMaster's libraries to find ebooks, print books, journals, databases and more.

Contact Us

Health Sciences Library as seen from outside

Health Sciences Library,
McMaster University

1280 Main St. West HSC-2B
Hamilton, ON
L8S 4K1 

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 22327

What to do when McMaster does not have electronic access to a journal article

Connecting to library resources from home

To access the library's rich collection of online resources including databases, journal articles and books, you must login to LibAccess first.

  • Use MacID to login to LibAccess - Mac ID is also used to access Avenue to Learn.  .
  • Use your MacID to access wireless Internet networks at other institutions with Eduroam. What is Eduroam?

Health Databases & Indexes

Need Assistance?

There are a number of good online tutorials available for searching OVID, CINAHL, PubMed, RefWorks, etc. and for the library catalogue.

Contact the Health Sciences Library Information Desk Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 905-525-9140 x22327 or by email (