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Medical Laboratory Science: Home

About this Guide

This guide will help you find relevant databases, books, journals and websites. and specialist resources for your research in Medical Laboratory Science.  Please explore the tabs along the top for tips on finding specific types of resources. You can also make an appointment to see me, your subject specialist Librarian, if you'd like some support with your research.

Your Library Account

My Account is part of Library Search | Ketu

Log in to 'My Account' with your username and password to see:

  • which items you have checked out
  • when items are due to be returned
  • what overdue fines you have
  • more fulltext articles and books

When you are logged into to your My Account, you can renew items you have out. 

Self-Help Guide

This Self-Help Guide will help you use the many services and resources available at the University of Otago Libraries.  

Featured Resource: ClinicalKey

See also the separate tab of information on ClinicalKey

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What's new in Uptodate?




UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource for use at the point-of-care. More than 6,000 world-renowned physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers use a rigorous editorial process to synthesize the most recent medical information into trusted, evidence-based recommendations that are proven to improve patient care and quality.

UpToDate is now available to ALL students off-campus through the new student desktop. To connect to the new desktop from off campus, go to

You can find links to UpToDate on either the article databases list, the Medicine subject guide or the EBM for General Practice subject guide

The following material represents a subset of new information since the last version of UpToDate. This is not a complete list; it includes those topics that were considered by the authors and editors to be of particular interest or importance.

Medical Library

Sayers Building, Great King Street (opp main entrance to hospital)

Ph: 479 7401

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Subject Librarian | Kaitiaki Pukapuka Whaiora

Sarah Gallagher
Medical Library, Sayers Building
290 Great King Street / PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
phone (0064 3) 479 7237
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