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Medical Reference | Textbooks | General Reading

Medical Reference

From handbooks, charts, and pocketbooks to major multi-volume reference works: The University of Manitoba Health Sciences BookStore is the destination for your medical reference needs.

Our in-store selection of medical reference materials features thousands of titles across a broad range of topics in medicine, nursing, and the allied health professions.  We also carry a selection of health reference titles for persons without formal medical training - to help you make sense of your health concerns or the concerns of those close to you.

These titles, and thousands more, are available through our Online BookStore service.  Click here to shop or browse medical reference titles online.  If the title you need is not available through our online service it may be available through our Special Orders service. There is no additional charge for this service.  Visit us during store hours, or contact us with your request.

Looking for e-books?  Medical reference e-books are available to browse and purchase through our web site, with many more titles expected in the near future.  Click here to shop or browse e-book titles online.  You also can shop in person for e-books through our in-store kiosk.


Health sciences coursework is tough enough.  Take the guesswork and stress out of textbook shopping by visiting the University of Manitoba Health Sciences BookStore.  Our knowledgable staff members are available to help you get what you need, when you need it - and at a competitive price.

We stock the latest editions of all required and recommended textbooks and coursepacks formally adopted by your Bannatyne Campus course instructors and directors.  We also carry course materials for a variety of professional programs offered by the Health Sciences Centre and the WRHA.

Prefer to shop or browse online?  Our Online BookStore service makes it easy to view the required and recommended books for each of your Bannatyne Campus courses, select the ones you want, and have them shipped to you.  Click here to shop or browse textbooks online

We also carry a broad range of supplementary materials and study aids in our Medical Reference sections (see above).

If your program of study is based at the Fort Garry Campus click here to shop or browse the Fort Garry BookStore Textbook department.

General Reading

Relax and unwind, or challenge your mind: The University of Manitoba Health Sciences BookStore's General Reading department offers something for most everyone.

We feature a broad selection of children's and young person's fiction and non-fiction titles, as well as a modest selection of adult fiction titles by Canadian and international authors.  We stock books of interest in a range of topics, including general science, cooking, business and politics, nature and outdoor living.

For a greater selection of titles, visit the Fort Garry Campus BookStore's General Reading and Reference department.  Click here to visit their webpage.