UCL School of Pharmacy


Electronic Books

Information about all the electronic books you can access via UCL Library Services.

British Pharmacopoeia 2017

The 2017 edition the British Pharmacopoeia is available online. Search Explore with the search term 'BP 2017' and use your UCL userid and password to gain access.


Medicines Complete

UCL Staff and Students have access to Medicines Complete.

Resources available for access are:

  • AHFS Drug Information
  • BNF for Children
  • British National Formulary
  • Clarke's Analysis of Drugs and Poisons
  • Handbook of Pharmaceutical Excipients
  • Herbal Medicines
  • Martindale: the complete drug reference
  • Rules and Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Distributors - the 'Orange Guide'
  • Stockley's Drug Interactions
  • Stockley's Herbal Medicines Interactions

They can be accessed on-site and off-site. Search Explore by title and use your UCL userid and password to gain access.

Free Electronic Books

Some titles/sites which are free to all are listed below.

PubMed Books
A growing collection of biomedical books.

A library of over 20,000 free electronic books whose copyright has expired in the USA.

Textbook Revolution
Source of free educational material, student-run, volunteer-operated website.

Dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical books via the internet.

Publishes free online classics of reference, literature and non-fiction.

Free technical Books on the Net
Free computer science, engineering and programming books, textbooks and lecture notes.

Free Books
A list of free digital libraries and electronic books.

Free e-books
Free registration required.

Many Books
Free electonic books in multiple formats for PDAs.

Online Books
Lists over 30,000 free books on the web.

Read Print
Free online library.

Free online library of ebooks and textbooks.