Robertson Trust Medical Library

The Robertson Trust Medical Library is located in Ninewells Hospital and Medical School.

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Robertson Trust Medical Library
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School

Ninewells Campus
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Location and access

This library is located in Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY. The Library is located on Level 7 and 8 of the Hospital and is open 24/7 all year. Access to the building is controlled by a proximity card secure entry system and is only available to University of Dundee staff and students, and to NHS Tayside members of the library. To have your card enabled, please email Ninewells-Library@dundee.ac.uk with details of the proximity code from the back of your ID card and allow 5 working days (Monday - Friday) for the application to be processed.

For your convenience, a book drop for returning library items is situated on Level 8 adjacent to the library entrance.

Library resources

The Robertson Trust Medical Library houses a wide range of electronic and printed books, journals, DVDs, videos and numerous online databases (for licensing reasons some of these resources are only available to staff and students of this university), such as the innovative PubMed and Medline databases, plus the online video database LinkedIn Learning. For more information on these resources please refer to these Subject Guides: MedicineMedical Education and Anatomy & Human Identification.

The library has also acquired resource lists an online list of resources for students to use on their specific modules.


Key features

The Medical Library is wifi enabled to allow wireless laptop access and has 40 network PCs and an Walk in User e-resources PC. Docking Monitors for bringing your own devices and two black and white, colour, A3, and A4 printing, copying, and scanning machines.

A soft seating area is provided as well as a variety of study spaces. The University also has three other libraries with silent and group study zones, wireless networking and IT Suites that students can access, plus the Main Library has a PC Internet Café and provides extensive opening hours during exam periods, as requested by University of Dundee students.


Robertson Trust Medical Library

+44 (0)1382 383031