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Medicine in Literature

Your subject-specific guide to library resources

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Our Medicine in Literature collection captures the complexities of what it means to be human through a wide range of literary genres and film. Representations of illness, dis-ease, healing and health are interwoven themes that give voice to a diversity of perspectives and experiences. If you're interested in exploring your subject from a different viewpoint or simply want to broaden your reading, dive right in! 
Explore the Collection

Browse the collection

The MIL collection is housed in the Quiet Study area of the Walton Library. Please ask a member of staff if in doubt about the location. 

Search the collection

Click this image to search the whole collection - just enter the name of the author, title, topic, or theme into the second line of the search box.

Image link to searching our Medcine in Literature collection. Search for anything here, e.g. 'Oliver Sacks', 'NHS' or Mental Health


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