Dental Library

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Dental Library




The collection contains general medical and health sciences materials, including the latest major dental books and reference materials. Explore more on FIND@HKUL.



These include both Western-language and Chinese dental journals. Information on the available journals can be found on FIND@HKUL. Western-language journals are arranged alphabetically by titles. Chinese journals are arranged in a classified sequence. Bound journals are located on the 5/F of the library.


Electronic Resources

The Library has a wide range of e-books, e-journals, bibliographic and full-text databases, covering general medicine and health sciences. Most of these are accessible through the campus network or remotely at home. Find relevant Databases: Dentistry  for your in-depth research.


Reserve Materials

This is an open shelf collection that mainly contains textbooks in high demand. Teaching staff can make online requests for materials in the library to be placed in the Dental Library Reserve Collection. [Placing Course Reserve]


Reference Materials

This collection contains general reference materials, bibliographies, dictionaries, indexes, guidebooks, encyclopaedias and directories, etc. Major dental references include Mosby's Dental Drug Reference, Mosby's Dental Dictionary, The Encyclopedia of Dental and Oral Health.


Media Resources

The Library stocks a variety of audio-visual materials including CDs, CD-ROMs, DVDs, etc. These materials are available for loan or for viewing in the Library.


Recreational Reading Collection

This small collection includes popular books both in Chinese and Western-language for leisure reading.