Health Sciences Library

The Health Sciences Collection has been transferred to a depository within the Main Library.

To consult or borrow any of these books, the following instructions need to be adhered to:

1. Send an email to and provide the following details:

a. Personal Contact details: Name and Surname, ID Card No and Mobile No;
b. Book details (as found on the UM Library Online Catalogue via HyDi): Title, Author, Shelfmark and Barcode No.

2. Your email will be acknowledged and a member of the Library's Circulation Team will contact you to arrange pick up of the requested publications.

The Health Sciences Collection caters for approximately 2,000 students wo are engaged in study programmes which are offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), the Faculty of Medicine & Surgery (FMS) and the Faculty of Dental Surgery (FDS).

Catering for over 28 departments, the HS Collection supports the teaching profession of the academic staff within these faculties and also meets the needs of the health professionals at Mater Dei Hospital. Our goal is to provide access to information resources that support the instructional and research programmes pertaining to the medical sciences.

The HS Collection includes:

  • MCQ's - Multiple Choice Questions
  • Melitensia - Maltese publications
  • Reference - books consulted for specific information 
  • General - books covering all the health sciences discipline