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Medical Library Guides: Quick Guide

Location Map

Books on pre-clinical subjects and Chinese medicine are mainly housed on the fourth floor of the University Library.

Books on clinical subjects are mainly housed in the Medical Library.

Subject Classification

Follow these classification numbers on the shelves to find information on:

Pre-Clinical Subjects:

   QS      Human Anatomy
QT   Physiology
QU   Biochemistry. Cell Biology and Genetics
QV   Pharmacology
QW   Microbiology and Immunology
QX   Parasitology
QY   Clinical Pathology
QZ   Pathology


Medicine and Related Subjects:

       W   General Medicine
     WA       Public Health
     WB       Practice of Medicine
     WC       Communicable Diseases
     WD       Disorders of Systemic, Metabolic or Environmental Origin
     WE       Musculoskeletal System
     WF       Respiratory System
     WG       Cardiovascular System
     WH       Hemic and Lymphatic Systems
     WI       Digestive System
     WJ       Urogenital System
     WK       Endocrine System
     WL       Nervous System
     WM       Psychiatry
     WN       Radiology. Diagnostic Imaging
     WO       Surgery
     WP       Gynecology
     WQ       Obstetrics
     WR       Dermatology
     WS       Pediatrics
     WT       Geriatrics. Chronic Disease
     WU       Dentistry. Oral Surgery
     WV       Otolaryngology
     WW       Ophthalmology
     WX       Hospitals and Other Health Facilities
     WY       Nursing
     WZ       History of Medicine


Chinese Medicine Subject Classification