Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Reed Health Sciences Library: E-Books


Search for eBooks

Books by Specialty

AccessMedicine from McGraw-Hill provides access to more than 60 medical titles, including the Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment series, Tintinalli’s emergency medicine text, and Goodman & Gilman’s pharmacology text. Users are able to view from and download content to a mobile device. There is a limit of five concurrent users at any given time.

Since 1932, Annual Reviews has offered comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 46 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.

Bookshelf, from NCBI, provides free online access to books and documents in life science and healthcare.

This collection includes texts from the formative years of osteopathy, chiropractic, naturopathy, neuropathy, massage, mechanical vibration, and magnetic healing in America.

Proquest Ebook Central is compiled of ebooks in a variety of subjects from History to Medicine to Education.

The eBook Collection from EBSCOHost provides access to digital versions of books from a broad range of subject areas and topics including some books of historical information. Licensure review materials are included for COMLEX-USA and USMLE review. Click here to see eBook Collection instructions for downloading books.

Includes the First Aid books for clerkships, basic sciences, COMLEX-USA, boards, match, organ systems, and wards; does not include First Aid books for the USMLE. These electronic books are not yet listed in the Piper Catalog. The ebooks are viewable on Apple devices using a flash-enabled browser like Puffin or Photon.

FreeBooks4Doctors was created to promote the free availability of medical books on the Internet.

 Includes an evidence-based resource from the American College of Physicians (ACP PIER). Also includes 5-Minute Clinical Consult, ACP Medicine, and Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology and provides coverage of pediatric nursing, natural products, culturally competent care, diagnostic tests and procedures, and more. In addition to the books, STAT!Ref also includes MedCalc3000 (calculators, decision trees, etc.), evidence alerts, a medical news feed, Stedman’s medical dictionary, and nursing podcasts. There is a limit of 7 concurrent users at any given time for most items.

The Thieme E-Book Library is an acclaimed online collection of lavishly illustrated full-color downloadable textbooks from Thieme’s renowned Color Atlases and Flexibook series. This comprehensive electronic library covers every course in the medical school curriculum to help students, researchers and clinicians master critical subjects in medicine and the life sciences. Click here to see instructions for downloading books.


Access nearly 900 e-journals and e-books within the Science, Technology, and Medicine collection (including Veterinary Medicine), as well as content from Education and Social Sciences.