healthcare professionals and nursing staff

Overview of services and information for healthcare professionals and nursing staff

Information on the library card
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Library card

If you want to borrow books or other forms of media from the library, you will need a library card. You can apply for it at the Branch Library or at the Central Library. Or you can complete the online form.
Library card information


Health care and nursing literature

The Medical Branch Library offers a large number of licensed databases, online journals and literature on health care and nursing.

Health care and nursing literature [de]

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Network access

You would like to use licensed ULB media online en route, with your laptop or from home? Find out more about VPN and Wi-Fi.
Network access

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The library currently offers about 1,600 journals online. Print journals are available for use within the library premises.
Further information

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The library provides over 2,000 books published online in German and English by Elsevier, Lippincott, Springer and Thieme.
Further information

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The list of all databases offered by the library and freely available in the fields of medicine, biomedicine, psychology and other peripheral areas can be found in our database information system DBIS [de].
Further information

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Training courses

You need to work through the items of your bibliography and wish to obtain the desired books or essays as quickly as possible? Or you need to carry out further literature searches for your paper?
Training offer