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Subject LibGuides

Please note: This Subject LibGuide has been replaced by the new databases: A-Z / by subject pages, the new Library Search, and the search for things: A-Z page. Please update your bookmarks and hyperlinks as all Subject LibGuides will be removed in September 2020.

Medicine (HYMS): New Students

Welcome. These pages bring together key resources for HYMS. Use the tabs below to find books, ebooks, articles, journal titles and other resources.


Welcome to HYMS and to the HYMS Library service.

As a member of HYMS you have access to the library collections of two universities: the University of York and the University of Hull. 

If you need any help at any time please ask a member of library staff or contact

University of Hull library

The Brynmor Jones Library at Hull runs drop in sessions for new students throughout September, and library tours throughout the academic year. 


Accessing resources: your different logins


You will be given login details for Hull and York electronic resources as part of your induction. 

To access the full selection of resources, you need to keep details for BOTH sites safe so you can access materials.

You can get more information about NHS Athens accounts on our eResource Access Information page.


Unofficial Freshers HYMS Guides

University of York Library


The Morrell library at York has a guide for new users with starter essentials.