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Explore all RCSI Library Collections

Primo VE discovery platform can be used to search and explore print and online collections.

The Journal Search in Primo VE can be used to look up print and online journals.

The Database Search in Primo VE can be used to look up and connect to online databases and electronic collections.

Browse, discover and keep up-to-date with electronic journals via the Library's new platform BrowZine.

Find out more about BrowZine, it's features and how to download the app on to your phone on the Library Blog.

On and Off-Campus Access to Electronic Resources

You must Log in/ Sign in when accessing some of the electronic resources off-campus.

The connection tells the journal site that you are an authorised user whether on or off campus. You may be asked for your RCSI Network username and password before connection. 

Your RCSI network details are your log in credentials for all our online resources. Your username is your RCSI email prefix e.g. and the same password.

If you experience issues accessing electronic resources please contact

E-Journals Portal

The E-Journal Portal has been replaced by Journal Search in Primo VE.

The portal will be available until 31/12/2020.  The portal is no longer updated.  Please use Journal Search to search the up-to-date listings of print and online journals held by RCSI Library.

New / Trial Resources

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BMJ Best Practice gives healthcare professionals fast and easy access to the latest information when making diagnosis and treatment decisions. Updated daily, it draws on the latest evidence-based research, guidelines and expert opinion to offer step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention.
Explore the full listing of online databases in the RCSI Library collections.
Trial access to a large collection of over 30.000 Elsevier Ebook titles accessible on the ScienceDirect platform. Access till 12th January 2021
Explore the full listing of print and online journals in the RCSI Library collections.
Search in one place for print and electronic books and journals, online articles held in RCSI Library collections and materials in the RCSI Repository. Primo VE has a range of tools to help you manage resources of interest such as saving searches; exporting records to Endnote; viewing citations; and a virtual bookshelf.