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About This Guide

This Guide brings together important research resources for Pharmacy. These include databases & journals, major reference works, and other key sources.

Different types of resources are available via the navigation bar, above.

For further assistance with finding research materials, please contact Thelma Fisher, Subject Librarian for Pharmacy.

Services for Distance Students

Students on placement, and other postgraduates based outside of Dunedin are eligible to use the free Services for Distance Students, to receive books and articles by post or email.

For help using Library resources and searching the research literature, please contact your Subject Librarian, Thelma Fisher.

Featured Resource: British Pharmacopoeia

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The University of Otago Library now provides access to the most recent three years of the BP online through its new website. The BP is a vital reference tool for all individuals and organisations involved in pharmaceutical research, development, manufacture, quality control and analysis.

Did you know? UpToDate is now available to ALL students off campus

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 synthesise 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 student desktop. To connect to the desktop from off campus, go to

You can find links to UpToDate on either the Databases list, or in this guide on the Journals & Databases page

Subject Librarian

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Thelma Fisher
479 7237
Health Sciences Library, 290 Great King St, Dunedin
Phone or email me for an appointment.
Zoom meetings on request.

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Ph: 479 7401

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