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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.

Connecting to library resources from home

To access the library's rich collection of online resources including databases, journal articles and books, use your MS Office 365 account (e.g.,

  • Most of the required readings will be included in the courseware or core textbooks.

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 (


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

Health Databases & Indexes

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