Pharmacy Resources

Pharmacy Resources Content

Print Books

The Library has a large collection of pharmacy textbooks. You can borrow upto 10 books in total for 4 weeks at a time. 

Some of the most recent additions to stock are: 


pharmcology at a glance     symptoms in pharmacy     math skills pharmacy     pharmacology     pharmacology made easy     oxford pharmacy


You can reserve books online if you join the library.

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The Library has a large collection of electronic journals on pharmacy. Some of our most popular pharmacy journals are:

Hospital Pharmacy
International Journal of Pharmacy Practice
Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research


You can access eJournals at work or at home with an NHS Athens account


You can search for more pharmacy journals on the Journals A-Z search page. Login with your Athens account to see our full journal holdings.


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Pharmacy Resources for all Trust Staff

You can access the following resources with your NHS Athens account:


BNF British National Formulary and BNF British National Formulary for Children

BNF Publications reflect current best practice as well as legal and professional guidelines relating to the uses of medicines. Content includes:

  • Guidance on the drug management of common conditions
  • Details of medicines with special reference to their uses, cautions, contra-indications, side-effects, doses, and relative costs
  • Guidance on prescribing, monitoring, dispensing, and administering medicines


Martindale via Micromedex

Provides practical, evidence-based guidance, allowing you to quickly understand the characteristics of drugs and other pharmaceutical substances and their clinical uses.


Medusa IV Guide

Provides guidance on the preparation and administration of injectable medicines in adult and paediatric clinical areas. Please contact your ward/directorate pharmacist if you require the password for this resource. 


Pharmacy Resources for Pharmacy Staff 

The following resources are password protected and for Pharmacy staff only:


Medicines Complete

For access to the following publications: BNF, BNF for children, Martindale: the Complete Drug Reference, Drug Administration via Enteral Feeding Tubes, Handbook on Injectable Drugs and Stockley’s Drug Interactions, and more.


Renal Drug Database

This essential resource provides pharmacists with timely, trusted and easily-accessible information to support prescribing decisions for patients with renal impairment including renal replacement therapy.